The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

REHS 3330 Medical Aspects of Disability II

This course provides essential medical information to prepare students for working with individuals with disabilities, physicians, and employers. This course will provide extensive medical information on etiology, prognosis, treatment procedures, and vocational implications of various disabilities. The major disabilities to be covered are diabetes, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, visual impairments, hearing impairments, neuromuscular disorders, cardiovascular disorders, cerebral palsy, mental retardation, HIV/AIDS, epilepsy, and neurological disorders. An overview of other disabilities will be covered.



Schedule Type


Grading Basis

Standard Letter (A-F)

Administrative Unit

School of Rehab Serv & Counsel


As scheduled