Master of Occupational Therapy Curriculum

Professor Gibson demonstrates casting technique.

For more information on the courses, read their Course Descriptions.

Year One


Fall Semester (16 Units) 
OT610 - Anatomical and Physiological Basis for Human Occupation5.0
OT611 - Foundations of Occupational Therapy3.0
OT612 - Theories of Inquiry and Research Methodology3.0
OT619 - Human Occupation Throughout the Life Span3.0
OT623 - The Health Care Industry2.0
Total units16.0



Spring Semester (14 Units) 
OT601 - Integrative Seminar in Occupational Therapy Practices1.0
OT613 - Introduction to Psychopathology1.0
OT615 - Guided Research Seminar1.0
OT616 - Therapeutic Media, Materials and Processes3.0
OT617 - Interpersonal and Interprofessional Communication2.0
OT618 - Functional Neuroscience3.0
OT627 - Kinesiology and Biomechanics3.0
Total units14.0



Summer Semester (4 Units) 
OT621 - Introduction to Fieldwork I3.0
OT609 - Introduction to Professional Documentation1.0
Total units4.0


Year Two


Fall Semester (17 Units) 
OT622 - Guided Research Seminar1.0
OT624 - Conditions of Human Dysfunction3.0
OT626 - Theory and Practice in Psychosocial Dysfunction4.0
OT628 - Administration and Management3.0
OT634 - Professional Development Seminar2.0
OT632 - Advanced Clinical Practice (Pediatrics)4.0
Total units17.0



Spring Semester (17 Units) 
OT602 - Integrative Seminar in Occupational Therapy Practice II2.0
OT629 - Theory and Practice in Physical Dysfunction4.0
OT630 - Research Synthesis Project2.0
OT631 - Occupational Adaptations and Introduction to Modalities3.0
OT636 - Advanced Clinical Practice (Adults)4.0
OT633 - Complementary Systems of Health Care2.0
Total units17.0



Summer Semester (12 Units) 
OT640 - Fieldwork Level II6.0
OT641 - Fieldwork Level II6.0
Total units12.0