Multan Institute of Health Sciences

Curriculum

Curriculum and year wise course details Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Nomenclature and Duration
Nomenclature:

The name of the degree program shall be Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT). The course shall be of five years duration with structural training in recognized department under an approved supervisor.

Course title:

DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy)

Course duration:

Five year structure training in a recognized department under the guidance of an approved supervisor.

Course scheme:

  • The training is spread over five year with specific component for each year.
  • During each professional year student would be instructed in various disciplines of their professional curriculum
  • Part of studied content would be tested via professional examination at the end of the same academic year and part of it would be tested in the following year’s professional examination.
  • Principal Multan Institute of Health Sciences , Multan would be responsible for scheduling student in the physiotherapy clinic and other hospital wards or departments for observation and practice of physiotherapy technique in the pertaining discipline.

Multan Institute of Health Sciences is affiliated with University of Sargodha, Sargodha, Pakistan.

The Doctor of Physiotherapy (DPT) is a five year program it comprises of five Professionals

  • FIRST PROFESSIONAL
  • SECOND PROFESSIONAL
  • THIRD PROFESSONAL
  • FOURTH PROFESSONAL
  • FINAL PROFESSIONAL

Curriculum and year wise course details Doctor of physical therapy (DPT)
Scheme of studies
1st Year

Sr

Subject Title

Theory

Practical / Viva /

Total

 

Marks

clinical  Marks

Marks

 

 

 

 

1

ANATOMY  I

100

100

200

 

2

PHYSIOLOGY  I

100

100

200

 

3

KINESIOLOGY

100

100

200

 

4

BIOCHEMISTRY & GENETICS I

100

100

200

 

5

ENGLISH

100

Not Applicable

100

 

6

BIOSTATISTICS

100

Not Applicable

100

 

7

INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS

100

Not Applicable

100

 

 

TOTAL

700

400

1100

 

2nd Year

Sr

Subject Title

Theory

Practical / Viva /

Total

 

Marks

Clinical  Marks

Marks

 

 

 

 

1

ANATOMY  II

100

100

200

 

2

PHYSIOLOGY  II

100

100

200

 

3

BIOCHEMISTRY & GENETICS II

100

100

200

 

4

BIOMECHANICS & ERGONOMICS

100

100

200

 

5

EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY

100

Not applicable

100

 

6

SOCIOLOGY & HEALTH AND WELLNESS*

100(50+50)

Not applicable

100

 

7

MEDICAL PHYSICS

100

Not applicable

100

 

8

ISLAMIC STUDIES & PAKISTAN STUDIES*

100(50+50)

Not applicable

100

 

 

TOTAL

800

400

1200

 

* Question paper will compromise of 02 parts, attempted on 02 separate answer sheets

3rd Year

Sr

Subject Title

Theory

Practical / Viva /

Total

 

Marks

Clinical  Marks

Marks

 
     

1

PATHOLOGY & MICROBIOLOGY

100

100

200

 

2

PHARMACOLOGY

100

100

200

 

3

PHYSICAL AGENTS & ELECTROTHERAPY

100

100

200

 
4
THERAPEUTICS EXERCISE AND TECHNIQUES

100

100

200

 

5

MANUAL THERAPY

100

100

200

 

6

EVIDENCE BASED & PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE

100

Not applicable

100

 

7

BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

100

Not applicable

100

 
 

TOTAL

700

500

1200

 
4th YEAR

Sr

Subject Title

Theory
Marks

Practical / Viva /
Clinical  Marks

Total
Marks

 

1

MEDICINE INCLUDING SUPERVISED
CLINICAL PRACTICE I & II

100

200

300

2

CLINICAL DECISION MAKING &
DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

100

100

200

3

MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSICAL THERAPY
INCLUDINGD CLINICAL PRACTICE III

100

200

300

 

4

NEUROLOGICAL PHYSICAL THERAPY
INCLUDINGD CLINICAL PRACTICE IV

100

200

300

 

5

COMMUNITY MEDICINE & RESEARCH
METHODOLOGY

100

Not applicable

100

6

PROSTHETICS & ORTHOTICS, HUMAN
DEVELOPMENT& COMMUNITY BASED
REHABILITATION *

100(50+50)

Not applicable

100

 

TOTAL

600

700

1300

         

* Question paper will compromise of 02 parts, attempted on 02 separate answer sheets

Fineal Year

Sr

Subject Title

Theory
Marks

Practical / Viva /
Clinical  Marks

Total
Marks

 

1

CARDIOPULMONARY PHYSICAL THERAPY
INCLUDING  SUPERVISED CLINICAL
PRACTICE V

100

200

300

2

EMERGENCY PROCEDURES & PRIMARY
CARE IN PHYSICAL THERAPY

100

Not applicable

100

 

3

SURGERY & INTEGUMENTRY PHYSICAL
THERAPY INCLUDING SUPERVISED
CLINICAL PRACTICE VI

100

200

300

4

PHYSICAL THERAPY IN PAEDIATRIC AND
GYNE & OBSTETRICS *

100

100

200

5

GERONTOLOGY& GERIATRIC
PHYSICALTHERAPY

100

Not applicable

100

6

SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY

100

Not applicable

100

 

TOTAL

600

500

1100

 
 

Report Writing (in final year)

     
       

* Question paper will be compromise of 02 parts, attempted on 02 separate answer sheets

Note:

  1. 10% marks are reserved for internal assessment based upon 4-8 Class Tests average, Class attendance, and Overall performance.
  2. The rules to be followed, regarding Admission and Examination are given as Annexure.
BREAK DOWN OF HOURS OF CLINICAL PRACTICE

Year

Ward/Clinic

     Hours

    Period

Third Year

Physiotherapy clinic

550

One Year

Fourth Year

Physiotherapy clinic

180

One Year

 

General Medicine

80

Two Months

 

Pulmonology & Cardiology

40

One Month

 

Neurology

80

Two Months

 

Gynecology & obstetrics

40

One Months

 

Pediatrics

80

Two Months

Final Year

Physiotherapy clinic

260

One Year

  1. Chest Medicine
  1. 80
  1. One Month

 

Burn & Plastic Surgery

80

One Month

 

General Surgery

120

Two Months

 

Orthopedics Surgery

120

Two Months

 

Neuro Surgery

80

One Month

 

Cardiovascular & thoracic Surgery

80

One Month

 

ICU & CCU

80

One Month

 

Total

1950