Karachi Campus

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Karachi Campus The Karachi Campus is strategically located at 5 kms from Malir No. 15, Main Shahrah-e-Faisal. The beautiful and lush green campus houses the Al-Ibrahim Eye Hospital, Al-Tibri Medical College, Isra School of Optometry and Isra Postgraduate Institute of Ophthalmology.
Al-Tibri Medical College The purpose-built college building has been designed in accordance with the specifications of Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PM&DC), and comprises lecture halls, demonstration rooms, laboratories, museums, library, auditorium and staff offices. It is equipped with modern and state of the art teaching aids and laboratory equipment to impart quality education in a clean and serene environment.
Isra Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences It has always been the tradition of Isra Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences (IIRS)-Isra University to meet the National and International demands to cope with the challenges of the present day. The IIRS is dedicated and committed to produce professionals of high caliber to provide care to diverse communities.
Al-Tibri Medical College Al-Tibri Medical College has its own teaching hospital, which has all the essential clinical departments including Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Ophthalmology, ENT, Radiology, Clinical Laboratory and Operation Theatres.

Post Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy

The Post professional Doctor of Physical Therapy (PP-DPT) is a 02 year full time on campus degree program. The courses of the program are taught in traditional classroom setting. It was started in 2010 for the practicing physiotherapists to enhance their clinical skills and prepare them to assume leadership roles in the community they serve. The minimum eligibility criteria for admission to the program is a Bachelor`s degree in physical therapy from a recognized university. Initially, a curriculum of 85 credits was developed for the 1st batch (2009-2010) and later on, the curriculum was revised to 75 credits for the 2nd and onward batches (Batch 2010-2011 & onwards).

 

SCHEME OF STUDIES OF 85 CREDITS
POST PROFESSIONAL DOCTOR OF PHYSICAL THERAPY (PP-DPT)
1st BATCH (BATCH 2009-2010)
YEAR 1 – First Semester
Applied Anatomy PTAA 6111 4(3+1)
Histology & Embryology PTHE 6112 3(2+1)
Exercise Physiology & Neurophysiology PTEN 6113 4(3+1)
Pathology & Microbiology PTPM 6114 4(3+1)
Biomechanics & Ergonomics PTBE 6115 3(2+1)
Human Growth & Development PTGD 6116 2(2+0)
Genetics PTGT 6117 2(2+0)
Total Credits 22

YEAR 1 – Second Semester
Pharmacology & Therapeutics PTPH 6121 3(2+1)
Radiology & Imaging PTRI 6122 3(2+1)
Medical Informatics PTMI 6123 2(2+0)
Evidence Based Practice PTEP 6124 3(2+1)
Clinical Methods in Musculoskeletal & Neuromuscular Physical Therapy PTEE 6125 4(3+1)
Clinical Methods in Cardiopulmonary, Integumentary & Metabolic Physical Therapy PTEE 6126 4(3+1)
Manual Therapy PTMT 6127 3(2+1)
Clinical Practice-I PTCP 6128 2(0+2)
Total Credits 24

YEAR 2 – Third Semester
Molecular Medicine PTMM 6211 3(3+0)
Biostatistics, Research Methodology & Scientific Inquiry PTBR 6212 3(3+0)
Health Education, Learning & Teaching Methodology PTET 6213 2(2+0)
Orthotics & Prosthetics PTOP 6214 2(2+0)
Differential Diagnosis & Clinical Decision Making PTDD 6215 3(2+1)
Gerontology & Geriatric Physical Therapy PTGG 6216 3(2+1)
Primary Care & Emergency Procedures in Physical Therapy PTPE 6217 3(2+1)
Pediatrics & Gender Health Care in Physical Therapy PTPG 6218 4(3+1)
Clinical Practice-II PTCP 6219 2(0+2)
Total Credits 25

YEAR 2 – Forth Semester
Professional Practice PTPP 6221 2(2+0)
Health Promotion, Wellness in Physical Therapy & Community Based Rehabilitation PTHW 6222 2(2+0)
Clinical Practice-III PTCP 6223 4(0+4)
Dissertation PTDT 6224 6(0+6)
Total Credits 14
[Total Credits of the program]
[85]

 


 

SCHEME OF STUDIES OF 75 CREDITS
POST PROFESSIONAL DOCTOR OF PHYSICAL THERAPY (PP-DPT)
2nd BATCH (BATCH 2010-2011) & ONWARDS
YEAR 1 – First Semester
Applied Anatomy PTAA 6111 3(2+1)
Histology & Embryology PTHE 6112 3(2+1)
Exercise Physiology & Neurophysiology PTEN 6113 3(2+1)
Pathology & Microbiology PTPM 6114 3(2+1)
Bio-mechanics & Ergonomics PTBE 6115 2(2+0)
Human Growth & Development PTGD 6116 2(2+0)
Genetics PTGT 6117 2(2+0)
Total Credits 18

YEAR 1 – Second Semester
Pharmacology & Therapeutics PTPH 6121 3(3+0)
Radiology & Imaging PTRI 6122 3(2+1)
Medical Informatics PTMI 6123 2(2+0)
Evidence Based Practice PTEP 6124 3(2+1)
Clinical Methods in Musculoskeletal & Neuromuscular Physical Therapy PTEE 6125 4(3+1)
Clinical Methods in Cardiopulmonary, Integumentary & Metabolic Physical Therapy PTEE 6126 4(3+1)
Manual Therapy PTMT 6127 3(2+1)



Total Credits 22

YEAR 2 – Third Semester
Molecular Medicine PTMM 6211 3(3+0)
Biostatistics, Research Methodology & Scientific Inquiry PTBR 6212 3(3+0)
Health Education, Learning & Teaching Methodology PTET 6213 2(2+0)

Differential Diagnosis & Clinical Decision Making PTDD 6214 3(2+1)
Gerontology & Geriatric Physical Therapy PTGG 6215 3(2+1)
Primary Care & Emergency Procedures in Physical Therapy PTPE 6216 3(2+1)
Pediatrics & Gender Health Care in Physical Therapy PTPG 6217 4(3+1)
Total Credits 21

YEAR 2 – Forth Semester
Professional Practice PTPP 6221 2(2+0)
Health Promotion, Wellness in Physical Therapy & Community Based Rehabilitation PTHW 6222 2(2+0)
Clinical Practice PTCP 6223 4(0+4)
Dissertation PTDT 6224 6(0+6)
Total Credits 14
[Total Credits of the program]
[75]