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Department of Physiotherapy

Department of Physiotherapy

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOTHERAPY (DPT)

The
Department

Physiotherapy
degree programme was approved by the University Senate in 2017 and the first
intake of students would be starting in October 2019. The course would be
starting in its own fully fledged Department.

Vision, Mission and Philosophy

Vision
Statement

The
vision of the Department is to become a world-class training and research
centre in the training of physiotherapy professionals.

Mission
Statement

  -  To produce well-educated, highly
knowledgeable, highly skilled and culturally competent and ethically sound
physiotherapists who are worthy in character and sound in judgment to function
effectively as clinicians, educators,
and administrators in improving the quality of life for all individuals.

    -  To produce highly motivated
physiotherapists who would seize every available opportunity for professional
development (if possible) through postgraduate specialist and/or academic
training.

Philosophy
of the Programme

The
philosophy of the Doctor of. Physiotherapy programme is based on the following
set of beliefs:

(i) Physiotherapists
are instrumental in restoring individual function and meeting the changing
health needs of society, including public education, prevention and health
promotion.

(ii) The Doctor of
Physiotherapy degree programme provides the foundation for life-long personal
and professional growth through active pursuit of knowledge.

(iii) Teaching and
learning involve a collaborative and dynamic process between lecturers/clinical
supervisors and students which requires commitment, creativity, and continuous
assessment.

(iv) Effective
learning occurs inside and outside of the classroom in the context of
professional, community, and service-oriented activities.

(v) Physiotherapy
services are driven by current best evidence

Objectives

(i)  To produce
physiotherapy graduates of noble character and ethically sound judgment

(ii) To produce
graduates with in-depth understanding of the theory and practice of
physiotherapy

(iii) To produce
physiotherapy graduates with clinical skills necessary to function effectively
in various settings (Hospitals, Rehabilitation Facilities,
other Health Establishments, Sports and Fitness Facilities, Industrial
workplace and other occupational environments)

   
iv.           
To produce
Physiotherapy graduates that shall be job and wealth creators equipped for
self-employment in Hospitals, Rehabilitation Facilities,
other Health Establishments, Sports and Fitness Facilities, Industrial
workplace and other occupational environments

Admission Requirements

(a) Candidate must satisfy the prescribed
minimum requirements for admission into the degree programme of Chrisland
University.

(b) Candidates must have five credit passes
in the Senior School Certificate or its equivalent in:

      (i)         English Language

     (ii)        Biology

     (iii)       Chemistry

     (iv)       Mathematics

     (v)        Physics

     (vi)       And any one of the following Economics,
Geography and Agric. Science at one sitting.

(c) Transfer students (from other departments
within the university) shall be expected to obtain a minimum of CGPA of 3.0 and
24 credit units including minimum of 9 units from Physics courses, 6 units from
Chemistry courses, 6 units from Zoology courses specified for physiotherapy at
100 level. 

HOD

Lecturers

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