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PTRM 6003 Neuroscience (Fall I)


Credits: 3

Course Description:

This course is a foundational science courses required of students in the DPT degree program in Physical Therapy during the fall semester of the first year of study. This course emphasizes a basic understanding of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology, and the application of these areas to clinical assessment. Through lectures and laboratories students learn normal neuroanatomy and neurophysiology, and the effects that neuroanatomical dysfunction has on the function of the central nervous system.