Doctor of

Physical Therapy (DPT)

This degree is designed especially for those students who want to excel their career in the field of Physical Therapy. They will be Called “Physiotherapist” and will add “Doctor” as Prefix in their names and “Physiotherapist” as Suffix in their names. This Degree will provide professional skill to them and they will be in a position to get better jobs as a “Physiotherapist” in health settings. Physiotherapists can treat a wide range of disorders, they are highly in demand today making career physiotherapy very attractive. Currently there is a lot of demand for physiotherapists in Pakistan as well as in USA, Canada, UK, Australia and in South Asia etc. It is estimated that one physiotherapist is required per 10,000 people. But the total number of physiotherapy professionals in Pakistan is only in hundreds.

Degree

Requirements

Minimum 50% F. Sc. (Pre- Medical)

Mission Statement

University Clinic of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation

 

Courses Offered

Semester 1
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 A1A-801
Anatomy (I)
4    
2 P1H-802
Physiology (I)
3    
3 KIN-803
Kinesiology (I)
3    
4 FE-804
English I (Functional English) 
2    
5 PST-805
Pakistan Studies
2    
 6 BS-806 Bio-Statistics I
3    
           
           
Semester 2
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 A2A-811
Anatomy (II)
4

2 P2H-812
Physiology (II)
3

3 KINE-813
Kinesiology (II)
3

4 CSE-814
English II (Communication Skills)
2


5 ISSE-815
Islamic Studies / Ethics 2    
6 BSUO-816
Bio-Statistics II / University Optional 3    




   
Semester 3
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 TWPSE-821
English III (Technical Writing & Presentation Skills)
2

2 INTC-822
Introduction to Computer
3

3 A3A-823
Anatomy III
3

4 P3H-824
Physiology III
2

5 BME-825 Biomechanics & Ergonomics I
3    
6 BG-826
Biochemistry & Genetics I
2    
           
Semester 4
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 A4A-831
Anatomy IV
3

2 B2ME-832
Biomechanics & Ergonomics II
3

3 BSPP-833
Behavioural Sciences(Psychiatry & Psychology)
3

4 B2G-834
Biochemistry & Genetics II
2

5 EP-835
Exercise Physiology
3

MP-836
Medical Physics
3    
           
Semester 5
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 PM-841
Pathology & Microbiology I
2

2 PHC-842
Pharmacology I
3

3 PAE-843
Physical Agents & Electrotherapy I
3

4 TET-844
Therapeutic Exercises & Techniques
3

5 SOC-845 Sociology
2    
6 HNW-846 Health & Wellness
2    
7 S1CP-847
Supervised Clinical Practice I
3

           
Semester 6
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 P2M-851
Pathology & Microbiology II
3

2 P2HC-852
Pharmacology II
2

3 P2AE-853
Physical Agents & Electrotherapy II
3

4 MT-854
Manual Therapy
3

5 TMCM-855
Technical Methodology & Community Medicine
3    
6 S2CP-856
Supervised Clinical Practice II
3    
           
Semester 7
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 MEDI-861
Medicine I
3

2 SURI-862
Surgery I
3

3 RDI-863
Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging
3

4 MSKPT-864
Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy
3

  HGDCBR-865
Human Growth, Development & Community Based Rehabilitation
2    
5 S3CP-866
Supervised Clinical Practice III
3    
6

     
           
Semester 8
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 MEDII-861
Medicine II
3

2 SURII-862
Surgery II
3

3 NPT-873
Neurological Physical Therapy
3

4 EBP-874
Evidence Bases Practice
3

5 PORT-875
Prosthetics & Orthotics
2    
6 S4CP-866
Supervised Clinical Practice IV
3    
           
           
Semester 9
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 CPPT-881
Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy
3

2 EPPCPT-882
Emergency Procedures & Primary Care in Physical Therapy
2

3 CDMDD-883
Clinical Decision Making & Differential Diagnosis
3

4 SIRM-884
Scientific Inquiry & Research Methodology
3

5 PPLEA-885 Professional Practice(Law, Ethics, Administration) 2    
6 IGPT-886
Integumentry Physical Therapy
2    
7 S5CP-887
Supervised Clinical Practice V 3    
           
           
Semester 10
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 OGPT-891
Obstetrics & Gynaecological Physical Therapy
2

2 PPT-892
Paediatric Physical Therapy
2

3 GGPT-893
Gerontology & Geriatric Physical Therapy
2

4 SPPT-894 Sports Physical Therapy
2

5 S5CP-895
Supervised Clinical Practice VI
4    
6 RES-896
Research Project
6