PTR403 - Scientific Writing in Physical Therapy

This is an advanced writing course for doctorate of physical therapy students that focuses on scientific research, writing, and documentation. Students learn to gather and explore research to prepare for writing in the American Medical Association manual of Style (AMA) scientific research papers. The course will also emphasize the fundamentals of English and the manner in which students communicate various concepts and professional issues common to the physical therapy profession. Student will be exposed to different types of research reviews through the use of library and electronic sources.

PREREQUISITES: ENG103, ENG104, or equivalents.

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