MS IN PHYSICAL THERAPY (MUSCULO-SKELETAL)

University of Lahore

This degree is designed for those graduates who want to excel their career in the field of physiotherapy in order to provide physiotherapy services to the patients having musculoskeletal disorder. This degree will provide such professional skills that students will be able to function well as a member of multidisciplinary rehabilitation team in disabled community and can design education based and research oriented physiotherapy practice.

Degree

Requirements

5 Years DPT or BS Honors degree (or minimum 16 years of education) recognized by HEC GAT/NTS-General Test –Minimum passing marks 50%

Why this

Degree

After completion of this degree students will be able to apply theory into practice with appropriate selection of patients using problem skills. There will be a wide range of job opportunities for students, in different academic and clinical setups. Students will be able to enlighten their future by getting enrolled in national and international PhD. programs. The research expertise of students will get improved to the level that they will be able to conduct individual and supervised researches. This post postgraduate degree will enable students to pursue their clinical and hospital based career in various musculoskeletal rehabilitation centers.

Courses Offered

Semester 1
Sr. No. Course Title Cr.Hrs
1
Clinical Decision Making

2
2

Differential Diagnosis

2
3
Evidence Based Practice

2
4
Profesional Practice/ Laws, Ethics, Administration
2
Semester 2
Sr. No. Course Title Cr.Hrs
1
Advance Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy Practice - I (Upper Quadrant)

3
2
Applied Biomechanics and Ergonomics-I (Upper Quadrant)



2
3 Biostatistics and Research Methodology 2
4 Musculoskeletal Disorders and Assessment - I (Upper Quadrant) 2
Semester 3
Sr. No. Course Title Cr.Hrs
1
Advance Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy Practice - I (Lower Quadrant)
2
2 Applied Biomechanics and Ergonomics II (Lower Quadrant) 2
3 Musculosketal Disorders and Assessment II (Lower Quadrant
2
Semester 4
Sr. No. Course Title Cr.Hrs
1 Clinical Residency 6
2 Research/Dissertation 6
Offered at Campuses
Fact File

2 years

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