BS Respiratory Therapy

Objective

• To demonstrate the ability to comprehend, apply, and evaluate clinical information as a respiratory care practitioner

• To apply problem solving and critical thinking skills in all areas of respiratory care

• To demonstrate the technical proficiency in all skills necessary to fulfill the role as a respiratory care practitioner

• To demonstrate the technical skills needed to provide respiratory care accurately and efficiently in laboratory and clinical areas

• To display a professional attitude to code of ethics

Role and Scope

Graduate of this degree can work:

 

• As a respiratory therapist acute care hospitals, diagnostic laboratories, sleep disorder centers, rehabilitation, long-term acute care and skilled nursing facilities, patients’ homes, patient transport systems, physicians’ offices, wellness centers.

 

• As athletic trainer

 

• Can work as policy maker in local, state, and federal government agencies and public health departments

 

• As an academician to teaching to under & post graduates

 

• As a researcher

 

semesters and courses

  • Duration

    8 Semesters, 4 years

  • Eligibility

    FSc Pre Medical with minimum 50% marks or equivalent

  • credit hours
    required

    131

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-111 English-I (Functional English) 3(3-0)
IS-112 Islamic Studies 2(2-0)
IT-113 Introduction to Computing 3(2-1)
PHY-124 Introductory Physiology 3(2-1)
BIO-101 Biochemistry-I 3(2-1)
ANA-102 Introductory Anatomy 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours 17
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BIO-212 Biochemistry-II 3(2-1)
PATH-211 General Pathology 3(2-1)
CPD-113 Cardio Pulmonary Physiology 3(2-1)
ANA-112 Applied Anatomy 3(2-1)
ENG-121 English-II (Communication & Writing Skills) 3(3-0)
PS-122 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
  Credit Hours 17
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PATH-222 Systemic Pathology 3(2-1)
CMIC-223 Cardiorespiratory Microbiology 3(3-0)
PHA-219 General Pharmacology 3(3-0)
SS-315 Sociology 3(3-0)
ENG-211 Technical Writing and Presentation Skills 3(3-0)
RC-212 General Respiratory Care 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18
 
 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
CD-221 Cardiorespiratory Diseases 3(3-0)
PHA-222 Pharmacology & Disease Management 3(2-1)
PSY-223 Clinical Psychology 3(3-0)
MED-220 General Medicine 3(3-0)
SUR-221 General Surgery 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18

 

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ADC-310 Advanced Critical Care 3(3-0)
RS-311 Rehabilitation Sciences-I 3(3-0)
RT-312 Respiratory Therapy Techniques-I 3(2-1)
QA-313 Health Outcomes & Quality Assessment 3(3-0)
NM-314 Nutritional Management 3(3-0)
BIO-325 Biostatistics 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PC-321 Patient Care 2(1-1)
PR-323 Pulmonary Rehabilitation 3(1-1)
RS-322 Rehabilitation Sciences-II 3(3-0)
GRC-324 Geriatric Respiratory Care 3(2-1)
RT-325 Respiratory Therapy Techniques-II 3(2-1)
RM-321 Research Methodology 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 17

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ME-411 Medical Ethics 3(3-0)
LP-412 Leadership & Professionalism in Respiratory Therapy 3(3-0)
PRC-415 Pediatric Respiratory Care 3(2-1)
NRC-414 Neonatal Respiratory Care 3(2-1)
SCP-413 Supervised Clinical Practice-I 4(0-4)
  Credit Hours 16

 

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PROG-526 Research Project 6(0-6)
SCP-422 Supervised Clinical Practice-II 4(0-4)
  Credit Hours 10
  Total Credit Hours: 131