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Dr. Chidozie E. Mbada
PH.D
H.O.D
 

INTRODUCTION

 

The Department of Physiotherapy constituted one of the core disciplines in the Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Medical Sciences set up to advance the course of training of physiotherapists, pursue research and research training and translation of research into an evidenced based physiotherapeutic practice.



OBJECTIVES

To be a nationally and internationally recognised centre of excellence in the training of physiotherapy students who will be sufficiently empowered to

i.  Recognize the role of a physiotherapist in health care delivery in the community and in the health team.

ii. Participate in clinical research with others as a means of further study and professional enhancement.

iii. Acquire, develop and maintain rapport with professional colleagues, patients, their relatives and members of the health care team.

iv. Acquire a sense of commitment to patients and the profession at all times.

v. Acquire knowledge in health policies, health management, global health issues and socio-cultural health issues.



ACADEMIC PROGRAMME

100 LEVEL FIRST YEAR

 

COURSE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

CREDITS

GES 1201

English I

2

GES 1202

Use of Library Study Skills and ICT

2

BIO 1303

Biology I (Diversity of Animal Life)

3

CHM 1304

Chemistry  I(Inorganic)

3

CHM 1305

Chemistry II (Organic)

3

PHY 1306

Basic Principle of Physics I (Mechanics)

3

PHY 1307

Basic Principle of Physics II (Electricity and Magnetism)

3

CSC 1208

Introduction to Computer Science

2

 

TOTAL

21

 

 SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE

COURSE TITLE

CREDITS

PSY 1209

Introduction to Psychology

2

 

BIO 1310

Biology II (The Mammalian Body)

3

CHM 1311

Physical Chemistry

3

CHM 1312

Practical Chemistry

3

PHY 1313

Basics Principle of Physics III (Optics and Radioactivity)

3

PHY 1314

Experimental Physics

3

MAT 1315

Mathematics

3

GES 1216

Logic and Critical Thinking

2

 

TOTAL

22

 

  200 LEVEL FIRST SEMESTER

 

COURSE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

CREDITS

ANA 2301

Histology of Basic Tissues

3

ANA 2302

Endocrinology

3

ANA 2303

Human Gross Anatomy I (Upper limb and lower limb)

3

ANA 2304

Gross anatomy II ( Thorax, Abdomen, Pelvis and perineum)

3

PHS  2305

Principles of Human Physiology

3

PHS  2306

Human Physiology I (Body Fluids and Cardiovascular System)

3

BCH 2307

General Biochemistry

3

GES  2308

Logic or Philosophy

3

GES  2209

Foundations of Nigerian culture, Government and Economy

2

 

TOTAL

26

 

  SECOND SEMESTER

 

COURSE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

CREDITS

ANA 2310

Head and Neck

3

ANA 2311

Neuroanatomy

3

PHS 2312

Physiology II (Neurophysiology of Motor Control)

3

SOC 2313

Medical Sociology

3

PSY 2314

Medical Psychology

3

PHT 2315

Foundations of Physiotherapy& Introduction to physiotherapy profession

3

PHY 2316

Physics For Biology

3

GES 2217

Entrepreneurship

2

 

TOTAL

23

 

  300 LEVEL FIRST SEMESTER

 

COURSE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

CREDITS

PHT 3301

Kinesiology

3

PHT 3302

Electrophysics

3

PHT 3303

Introduction to Clinical Physiotherapy

 

3

PHT 3304

Introductory Pathology

3

PHT 3205

Pedagogy in Physiotherapy

2

PHT 3306

Exercise Physiology

3

 

TOTAL

17

 

 SECOND SEMESTE

 

COURSE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

CREDITS

PHT3207

Prosthetics and Orthotics

2

PHT 3208

Soft Tissue Manipulation

2

PHT 3309

Musculoskeletal/Manual Therapy  (Peripheral Joints)

3

PHT 3210

Introduction to Clinical Physiotherapy II

 

2

PHT 3211

Physical Agents (Thermotherapy)

2

PHT 3212

Physical Agents (Cryotherapy)

2

PHT 3313

Practical Electrotherapy I (Cryotherapy & Thermotherapy)

3

PHT 3314

Practical Exercise and Manual Therapy I (Prac PHT 3208 & 3309)

 

3

PHT 3215

Introduction to Clinical Nursing

2

PHT 3416

Vacational Clinical Posting

4

 

TOTAL

25


 400 LEVEL FIRST SEMESTER 

 

COURSE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

CREDITS

PHT 4201

Low Frequency and Electrical stimulating Currents

2

PHT 4202

Actinotherapy and Ultrasonic Therapy

2

PHT 4303

Practical Electrotherapy II (Practical aspects of PHT 4201, 4202)

3

PHT 4204

Muscle Strengthening and Joint Mobilization Techniques

2

PHT 4205

Therapeutic Exercise (Exercise in Health and Diseases)

2

PHT 4206

Hydrotherapy

2

PHT 4307

Musculoskeletal/Manual Therapy  (Spinal )

3

PHT 4308

Practical Exercise and Manual Therapy II (Prac. PHT 4204, 4206, 4307)

3

PHT 4209

Pathokinesiology 

2

PHT 4210

Imaging and  Physical Diagnosis

2

PHT 4211

Clinical  Measurements and Instrumentation

2

PHT 4212

Pharmacological Consideration for Physiotherapy

2

 

TOTAL

27

 

 SECOND SEMESTER

 

COURSE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

CREDITS

PHT 4213

Rheumatological and Joint  Disorders 

2

PHT 4214

Neurological Disorder Physiotherapy

2

PHT 4215

Soft Tissue Disorders  and Sports Physiotherapy

2

PHT 4316

Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy

2

PHT 4217

Integumentary Physiotherapy

2

PHT 4218

Paediatric Physiotherapy

2

PHT 4219

Research Methods and Biostatistics

2

PHT 4320

Student’s Industrial Work Experience

3

PHT 4321

Clinical Practice I (Patient/Client Management)

4

 

TOTAL

21


  500 LEVEL FIRST SEMESTER 

COURSE

 

COURSE TITLE

CREDITS

PHT 5301

Independent Study Project I (Research Project Seminar)

3

PHT 5302

Community Physiotherapy and Ergonomics

3

PHT 5203

Preventative Care, Health and Wellness

2

PHT 5204

Physiotherapy In Geriatric

2

PHT 5305

Physiotherapy Diagnosis

3

PHT 5306

Specialty Lectures/ Special Topic Seminar I

3

PHT 5207

Physiotherapy in General Surgery and Intensive Care Physiotherapy

2

PHT 5208

Physiotherapy In Disorders of Blood and Lymph vessels

2

PHT 5309

Physiotherapy in Pain Management and Palliative Care

3

 

TOTAL

24

 

 SECOND SEMESTER

 

COURSE

 

COURSE TITLE

 

CREDITS

PHT 5310

Independent Study Project II (Research Project)

3

PHT 5211

Professionalism, Ethics and Administration in Physiotherapy

2

PHT 5312

Policy Issue In Health Care/ Special Topic  Seminar II

3

PHT 5213

Physiotherapy  in Women’s Health

2

PHT 5214

Physiotherapy in Psychiatry

2

PHT 5215

Evidence-Based Practice

2

PHT 5316

Clinical Practice II (Patient/Client Management)

3

 

TOTAL

17

 

 OVER ALL TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED

223



   ACADEMIC STAFF

 

S/N

NAME

QUALIFICATION

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION

1.

Chidozie E. Mbada

Ph.D

Senior Lecturer

2.

Francis O. Fasuyi

MSc

Lecturer II

 

3.

Olumide D. Adegbemigun

 

Lecturer II





Physiotherapy Department

University of Medical sciences

Laje Road, Ondo City

Ondo State.

Nigeria.





University of Medical Sciences

Laje Road, Ondo City, Ondo State, Nigeria.
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