PTA 107 Physics for the Physical Therapist Assistant (2 credits)

An introductory course to cover topics in physics specifically related to the physical therapist assistant curriculum concepts. Topics that are covered include energy, mechanics, forces, simple machines, conservation laws, properties of liquids, temperature & heat, and electromagnetic principles. Prerequisites: Acceptance into the PTA program, or permission of instructor; co-requisites: PTA 101, 102, 102L, and 108, or permission of instructor.