Module 1: Purpose of Fieldwork Education
The following PowerPoint presentation will give you an overview of the purposes of both Fieldwork Level I and Fieldwork Level II. A brief discussion from different points of view (including how TTUHSC faculty view FW’s) is included.
General Fieldwork Expectations (Video)
General Fieldwork Expectations (Slides)
Below are links to webpages found on AOTA’s website. These links may also be reached via www.AOTA.org even without a membership. These webpages also help to define the purpose/s of Fieldworks. You should read these for direction in setting up Fieldworks and for ongoing improvement. It would be very helpful for you and the universities you work with if your program has written policies or guidance for many or most of the items discussed in these documents.
Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Education: Value and Purpose
COE Guidelines for an Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Experience - Level I
COE Guidelines for an Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Experience - Level II