Accession Number:

ADA612173

Title:

Program Evaluation of Outcomes Based Orthotic and Prosthetic Education

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 15 Nov 2006-14 Nov 2007

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIV DOMINGUEZ HILLS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2007-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

Major Accomplishments for Year 2 Trained 33 new Prosthetic graduates and 16 new Orthotic graduates total 49, thus achieving full capacity in expanded OP education program. Recruited Mark Muller, CPO, as Prosthetics and Orthotics Instructor writing of new Biomechanics and Gait curricula and syllabi implementation of online learning strategies through the use of Blackboard online learning platform for all lecture materials, quizzes, and term tests purchase of expendable supplies for laboratories Achieved full NCOPE and CAAHEP Accreditation through 2009 for Orthotics and Prosthetics Programs. Outcome Tools developed in Year 2 development of comprehensive list of program assessment criteria across cognitive, psychomotor, and afferent learning categories creation of new rubric for Professional behavior in patient interactions developmentrevision of checkout criteria for all Orthotic and Prosthetic patient fittings development of Practical summative Exams for each clinical course transition of all grading to online Blackboard platform implemented group focus meetings for respective classes to provide criticism of ongoing teaching and learning implementation of end of semester Student Survey to provide feedback on quality of teaching content.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE