OT 695: Research I

Course Description This is the third course in a series of four (4) research courses in the required research sequence in which students explore and develop a variety of research projects in areas of interest related to occupational therapy practice. The students continue to work with their group and faculty mentor and participate in a variety of research activities, including development of a research proposal and IRB application, tool development, data collection and analysis and the completion of research reports. An additional focus of the course is the research and writing of an evidence-based practice paper on an occupational therapy intervention. The course is a balance of class instruction, field research activities, and meetings with faculty mentors.
Prerequisites OT 402, OT 496
Credits 3