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Doctor of Physical Therapy

Objectives

• To equip students with basic medical knowledge.

• To Provision of sound foundation in patient assessment, counseling and rehab on short term and long term basis.

• To provide leadership, management, successful oral and written communication skills and apply high standards of professional integrity and ethical values.
 

Role and Scope

• Clinical practitioner in acute care hospitals, rehabilitation centers and NGO’s.

• Out Patient clinical specialist.

• In patient hospital consultant.

• Geriatric specialist doing extended care practices in old homes.

• Rehabilitation expert in Sports Trauma.

• Clinical practice in Hospice.

• Community based rehabilitation expert in special education schools.

• Physical therapist and fitness instructor in fitness centers.

• Ergonomist/work setting expert

• Physical therapist in Industrial or Occupational Environment.

• Lectureship in academic settings.

• Evidence based research officers in Research organizations.

• Policy makers in Local state and federal government.

  • Duration

    10 Semesters (5 years)

  • Eligibility

    Intermediate (Pre-Medical) with minimum 60% marks or equivalent

  • credit hours
    required

    180

  • Fee Rs

    1,800,000

semesters and courses

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ISL-101 Islamic Studies /Ethics 2(2-0)
ENG-101 English I (Reading & Writing Skills) 3(3-0)
CS-101 Introduction to Information & Communication Technologies 3(2-1)
ISL-103 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation I 1(1-0)
ANA-102 Anatomy –I 4(3-1)
PHYSI-102 Physiology-I 3(2-1)
DPT-111 Kinesiology-I 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours : 19
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PS-101 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
ENG-102 English II (Communication Skills) 3(3-0)
ISL-104 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation II 1(1-0)
GEN-103 Sociology 2(2-0)
ANA-103 Anatomy –II 4(3-1)
PHYSI-103 Physiology-II 3(2-1)
DPT-112 Kinesiology-II 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours : 18
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ISL-201 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation III 1(1-0)
ENG-201 English III (Technical Writing & Presentation Skills) 3(3-0)
PSY-201 Psychology 3(3-0)
ANA-204 Anatomy –III 3(2-1)
PHYSI-204 Physiology-III 3(2-1)
DPT-211 Biomechanics & Ergonomics-I 3(3-0)
BIO-202 Biochemistry I 2(2-0)
  Credit Hours : 18
 
 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ISL-202 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation IV 1(1-0)
ANA-205 Anatomy-Iv (Neuro Anatomy) 3(2-1)
DPT-212 Biomechanics & Ergonomics-II 3(2-1)
GEN-204 Health & Wellness 2(2-0)
BIO-203 Biochemistry II 3(2-1)
DPT-213 Exercise Physiology 3(2-1)
PHY-201 Medical Physics 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours : 18

 

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
STAT-302 Biostatistics 3(3-0)
PAT-301 Pathology & Microbiology I 2(2-0)
PHARM-302 Pharmacology & Therapeutics I 2(2-0)
DPT-311 Physical Agents & Electrotherapy I 3(2-1)
DPT-312 Therapeutic Exercises & Techniques 3(2-1)
PRAC-317 Supervised Clinical Practice I 3(0-3)
BIO-303 Molecular Biology & Genetics 2(2-0)
  Credit Hours : 18

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
GEN-310 Research Methodology 3(2-1)
GEN-302 Patient Care 2(2-0)
PAT-303 Pathology & Microbiology II 2(1-1)
PHARM-303 Pharmacology & Therapeutics II 2(2-0)
DPT-314 Physical Agents & Electrotherapy –II 3(2-1)
DPT-315 Community Medicine & Rehabilitation 3(3-0)
DPT-316 Supervised Clinical Practice II 3(0-3)
  Credit Hours : 18

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
MED-402 Medicine I 3(3-0)
SUR-402 Surgery I 3(3-0)
RDS-402 Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging 3(2-1)
DPT-411 Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy 3(2-1)
DPT-412 Evidence Based Practice 3(2-1)
DPT-413 Supervised Clinical Practice III 3(0-3)
  Credit Hours : 18

 

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
MGT-301 Entrepreneurship 3(3-0)
MED-403 Medicine II 3(3-0)
SUR-403 Surgery II 3(3-0)
DPT-414 Neurological Physical Therapy 3(2-1)
DPT-415 Emergency Procedures & Primary Care In Physical Therapy 3(2-1)
DPT-416 Supervised Clinical Practice IV 3(0-3)
  Credit Hours : 18

 

Semester 9

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DPT-511 Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy 3(2-1)
DPT-512 Prosthetics & Orthotics 2(2-0)
DPT-513 Clinical Decision Making & Differential Diagnosis 3(3-0)
DPT-514 Manual Therapy 3(2-1)
DPT-515 Professional Practice (Laws , Ethics &Administration) 2(2-0)
DPT-516 Integumentary Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
DPT-517 Supervised Clinical Practice V 3(0-3)
  Credit Hours : 18

 

Semester 10

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DPT-518 Obstetrics & Gynaecological Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
DPT-519 Paediatric Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
DPT-520 Gerontology & Geriatric Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
DPT-521 Sports Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
DPT-522 Supervised Clinical Practice VI 3(0-3)
GEN-502 Research Project 6(0-6)
  Credit Hours : 17
  Total Credit Hours: 180