Doctor of Physiotherapy

Course ID
Campus
Superior University
Level
Post Graduate Programs
Semester
Fall 2019
Total Credit
178
  • Course Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Work: 172 Credit Hours
  • Thesis: 6 Credit Hours
  • Total Credit Hours: 178

Eligibility

All graduates having 16 years of education

Superior University has earned a strong reputation based on its innovative programs, diverse perspectives, students with proven academic excellence and demonstrated leadership abilities, dedicated faculty and staff who provide a supportive learning environment. 

Course Work

Semester 1

Anatomy –I 4(3-1)
Physiology -I 3(2-1)
Kinesiology & Muscle Testing-I 3(2-1)
English-I (Functional English) 3(3-0)
Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
Introduction To Computer 3(2-1)

Semester 2

Anatomy –II 4(3-1)
Physiology-II 3(2-1)
Kinesiology & Muscle Testing-II 3(2-1)
English-II (Communication Skills) 3(3-0)
Islamic Studies / Ethics 2(2-0)
Sociology 2(2-0)

Semester 3

English-III (Technical Writing & Presentation Skills) 3(3-0)
Medical Physics 3(2-1)
Anatomy –III 3(2-1)
Physiology-III 3(2-1)
Biomechanics & Ergonomics-I 3(3-0)
Biochemistry-I 2(2-0)

Semester 4

Anatomy-IV (Neuro Anatomy) 3(2-1)
Biomechanics & Ergonomics-II 3(2-1)
Health & Wellness 2(2-0)
Biochemistry II 3(2-1)
Exercise Physiology 3(2-1) 2(2-0)
Molecular Biology & Genetics 3(2-1) 2(2-0)

Semester 5

Pathology & Microbiology-I 2(2-0)
Pharmacology & Therapeutics-I 2(2-0)
Physical Agents & Electrotherapy-I 3(2-1)
Therapeutic Exercises & Techniques 3(2-1)
Biostatistics-I 3(3-0)
Behavioral Sciences (Psychology & Ethics) 2(2-0)
Supervised Clinical Practice-I 3(0-3)

Semester 6

Pathology & Microbiology-II 3(2-1)
Pharmacology & Therapeutics-II 2(2-0)
Physical Agents & Electrotherapy –II 3(2-1)
Biostatistics II & Mathematics (University Optional) 3(3-0)
Community Medicine & Rehabilitation 3(3-0)
Supervised Clinical Practice-II 3(0-3)

Semester 7

Medicine-I 3(3-0)
Surgery-I 3(3-0)
Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging 3(2-1)
Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy 3(2-1)
Evidence Based Practice 3(2-1)
Supervised Clinical Practice-III 3(0-3)
Healthcare Entrepreneurship 3(3-0)

Semester 8

Medicine-II 3(3-0)
Surgery-II 3(3-0)
Neurological Physical Therapy 3(2-1)
Scientific Inquiry & Research Methodology 3(2-1)
Emergency Procedures & Primary Care In Physical Therapy 3(2-1)
Supervised Clinical Practice-IV 3(0-3)

Semester 9

Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy 3(2-1)
Prosthetics & Orthotics 2(2-0)
Clinical Decision Making & Differential Diagnosis 3(3-0)
Manual Therapy 3(2-1)
Professional Practice (Laws, Ethics &Administration) 2(2-0)
Integumentry Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
Supervised Clinical Practice-V 3(0-3)

Semester 10

Obstetrics & Gynaecological Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
Paediatric Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
Gerontology & Geriatric Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
Sports Physical Therapy 2(2-0)
Supervised Clinical Practice-VI 4(0-4)
Research Project 6