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SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Occupational Therapy Program

Masters Degree Program – Curriculum

Year One

Summer Semester Courses

Course No. Course Title Credits
ANAT-5001 Human Gross Anatomy 6.0
OTMS-5000 Foundations of Occupational Therapy I 2.0
Semester Credits 8.0

Fall Semester Courses

Course No. Course Title Credits
INDI-5002 Kinesiology 3.0
INDI-5100 Research Methods 2.5
OTMS-5002 Kinesiology Laboratory 1.0
OTMS-5003 Assistive Technology 2.0
OTMS-5005 Group Process 2.0
OTMS-5008 Introduction to Therapeutic Occupations 2.0
OTMS-5100 Foundations of Occupational Therapy II 1.5
Semester Credits 14

Spring Semester Courses

Course No. Course Title Credits
ANAT-5101 Human Neuroanatomy 2.5
MSCI-5211 Medical Sciences 4.0
OTMS-5102 Neurophysiology 1.5
OTMS-5105 OT T&PI: Psychosocial Intervention 4.0
OTMS-5111 FW I: Psychosocial Intervention 2.0
OTMS-5112 Master's Project I 0.5
OTMS-5108 Activities of Daily Living 2.0
Semester Credits 16.5


Year Two

Summer Semester Courses

Course No. Course Title Credits
OTMS-5208 Designing Therapeutic Environments 2.5
OTMS-5205 Cognition and Perception 1.5
OTMS-5206 Community Practice I: Relationship & Assessment 1.0
OTMS-5213 Master's Project II 2.0
Semester Credits 7.0

Fall Semester Courses

Course No. Course Title Credits
OTMS-5301 Orthotics and Prosthetics 2.0
OTMS-5303 OT T&P II: Neurorehabilitation 2.0
OTMS-5305 OT T&P III: Physical Rehabilitation and Geriatrics 5.0
OTMS-5306 Community Practice II: Marketing & Resources 0.5
OTMS-5311 FW I: Adult & Geriatric Rehabilitation 2.0
OTMS-5312 Master's Project III 2.0
Semester Credits 13.5

Spring Semester Courses

Course No. Course Title Credits
OTMS-5401 Administration/Professional Issues 2.5
OTMS-5406 Community Practice III: Service 1.0
OTMS-5409 OT T&P IV: Young Children 3.0
OTMS-5413 OT T&P V: School Age 3.0
OTMS-5411 FW I: Pediatrics 2.0
OTMS-5412 Master's Project IV 1.0
Semester Credits 12.5


Year Three

Summer Semester Courses

Course No. Course Title Credits
OTMS-6011 FW II: Affiliation I 5.0
Semester Credits 5.0

Fall Semester Courses

Course No. Course Title Credits
OTMS-6111 FW II: Affiliation II 5.0
Semester Credits 5.0


TOTAL REQUIRED CREDITS
81.5


Elective Courses

Course No. Course Title Credits
OTMS 5612 Independent Study in Occupational Therapy 1.0-2.5
OTMS-6211 FW II: Specialty Elective Affiliation
Can be taken only in the Spring semester of Year 3.
2.0-5.0


Specialization in Early Intervention Program – More Info

Course No. Course Title Credits
OTMS 5215 Introduction to Early Intervention 1.5
OTMS 5315 Topics in Early Intervention 1.5
OTMS 5107 Occupational Therapy in Early Intervention 2
OTMS 6115 Early Intervention Reflective Seminar 2