The University Institute of Physical Therapy (UIPT)


Mission Statement

As an institution of scholars, researchers, teachers and students, the mission of “The University of Lahore – Sihala Campus Islamabad”, a private University in the public service, is to transmit, promote and enhance the knowledge and to translate evidence based research into service. The University is committed to a mission of equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of its relations with its faculty, students, staff and members of the community.

The mission of “The University Institute of Physical Therapy, University of Lahore- Islamabad Campus” is to educate the professional doctoral physical therapists, who are knowledgeable, self-assured, adaptable, reflective, humanistic, clinically oriented and who, by the virtue of critical decision making, life-long learning and ethical values, render independent judgments concerning patient/client needs. The mission of the institute is also to draw upon the resources of the university with its rich and flourished academic environment, diverse cultural community and connection to the health facilities representing all aspects of physical therapy service delivery.

Introduction

The University Institute of Physical Therapy (UIPT) at The University of Lahore- Islamabad is a foundation stone for the up-coming leaders in the field of physical therapy. The objectives of the Institute are to:
* Provide an innovative physical therapy education along with clinically oriented practice at professional level to assure currency with the changing environments in health care and education.
* Stimulate the research process by professional physical therapy graduates in order to promote the science of physical therapy.
* Influence current and emerging health care practices and policies and to advance the profession. Foster leadership qualities for physical therapy practice, education and research in professional physical therapy graduates.
* Promote awareness and understanding of the needs of diverse populations in the professional physical therapists and to provide a dynamic, efficient, adaptable Physical Therapy Program.

Vision Statement:

The vision of the Physical Therapy Program is to:
* Maintain the department's long tradition of leadership and excellence in physical therapy education. Create innovative educational program.
* Promote the provision of ethical, efficient and cost effective physical therapy services.
* Serve the physical therapy needs of the national and international communities to be recognized nationally and internationally.

University Clinic of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation




Courses offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)



Program Facts

Program Length

Full-Time, 5 Years Program (10 Semesters)

ENTRY CRITERIA / REQUIREMENTS:

First Division (50%) in Fellowship of Sciences (FSc.) - Pre medical A-Level Equivalent to 50% of FSc.

Location

New Campus Sihala, Islamabad

Recognized by:

Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan.

Courses Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)



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