Sunday, 22 April 2018

Prospective Students


DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY(INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Website http://www.sc.mahidol.ac.th

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY)

Additional advantages of the programme

The programme has been revised recently (June 2012). Please check the curriculum structure and course lists for details. Furthermore, the program has collaborative agreements with many Faculties and Institutes at Mahidol University as well as overseas. Students have the opportunity to do research work at any of these collaborating institutions. The program emphasizes high quality research on responses to exercise and exercise training from the molecular level to the whole body in human and animal.

Admission Requirements

1. hold a Bachelor' s degree in all fields of Science, and Medical Science such as Physical Therapy, Medical Technology, Nursing, Medicine, Veterinaty Medicine/Veterinary Science, Dentistry, and Physical Education with GPA no less than 3.50, or 2. hold a Master' s degree in all fields of Science or other related fields with GPA no less than 3.50, or 3. be students in Master program who intend to change the student status to a doctoral student provided that they have already taken and passed course work at the Master' s degree level no less than two third (2/3) of the number of credits in required courses and have received a GPA of no less than 3.50 with approvals from Master program committee and Doctoral program committee as well as the Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies. 4. exceptions from the above requirements may be made by the Programme Committee and the Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Curriculum Structure

Plan 2
For students with Bachelor's Degree           
Required Courses 20            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 4            Credits
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 72            Credits
For students with Master's Degree           
Required Courses 6            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits

Course Requirements

Plan 2

Required Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
GRID603 : BIOSTATISTICS 3
SCPS661 : PHYSICAL FITNESS TESTING AND EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION 3
SCPS666 : NEUROMUSCULAR EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY 2
SCPS667 : CARDIORESPIRATORY RESPONSES TO EXERCISE AND ENVIRONMENTAL 2
SCPS668 : METABOLIC RESPONSES TO EXERCISE AND ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS 2
SCPS670 : PROFESSIONAL SKILLS FOR EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST 2
SCPS673 : SEMINAR IN ADVANCED EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY I 1
SCPS674 : SEMINAR IN ADVANCED EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY II 1
SCPS675 : MOLECULAR EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY 2
SCPS676 : PHYSIOLOGY OF AGING 2
   FOR STUDENTS WITH MASTER'S DEGREE
SCPS673 : SEMINAR IN ADVANCED EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY I 1
SCPS674 : SEMINAR IN ADVANCED EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY II 1
SCPS676 : PHYSIOLOGY OF AGING 2
Elective Courses Credit
SCID500 : CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 3
SCID502 : CELL SCIENCE 2
SCID506 : CONCEPTS OF MOLECULAR BIOSCIENCE 2
SCID507 : MICROSCOPIC TECHNIQUE 1
SCID508 : BIOMOLECULAR AND SPECTROSCOPY TECHNIQUES 1
SCID509 : SEPARATION TECHNIQUES 1
SCID510 : IMMUNOLOGICAL METHODS 1
SCID511 : GENE TECHNOLOGY 1
SCID512 : RECEPTOR BINDING AND ENZYME KINETIC ASSAYS 1
SCID513 : ANIMAL CELL CULTURE TECHNIQUES 1
SCID514 : ANIMAL EXPERIMENTATION IN BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH 1
SCID518 : GENERIC SKILLS IN SCIENCE RESEARCH 1
SCPS630 : SCIENTIFIC PAPER ANALYSIS 1
SCPS639 : LABORATORY METHODS IN PHYSIOLOGY 1
SCPS663 : PRACTICUM IN EXERCISE FOR HEALTH 3
SCPS669 : CLINICAL EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY 2
SCPS671 : FOUNDATIONS OF STRENGTH TRAINING AND CONDITIONING 1
Dissertation Credit
SCPS669 : CLINICAL EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY 2
SCPS799 : DISSERTATION 48