Monday, 22 January 2018

Prospective Students


DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN PHYSICAL THERAPY(INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty FACULTY OF PHYSICAL THERAPY
Website http://www.pt.mahidol.ac.th/en/

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(PHYSICAL THERAPY)

Additional advantages of the programme

1. First Ph.D. program (Physical Therapy) (International program) in South East Asia
2. Expertise in various areas of physical therapy and movement science e.g. manipulation,neurology, 
padiatrics, biomechanics, ergonomics, motor control and learning.
3. Well equipped with research instruments

Curriculum Structure

Plan 2
For students with Master's Degree           
Required Courses 8            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 4            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
          
Required Courses 21            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 75            Credits

Job option after graduation

1. Academians in universities
2. Researchers and related academians in public and private departments
3. Researchers and professional consultants in public health departments
4. Specialised physical therapist

Course Requirements

Plan 2

Required Courses Credit
   FOR A STUDENT HOLDING A MASTER'S DEGREE
PTPT702 : ADVANCED MEASUREMENT AND EVALUATION FOR PHYSICAL THERAPIST 3
PTPT704 : ADVANCED STATISTICS IN HEALTH SCIENCES 3
PTPT705 : CONTEMPORARY TOPICS IN MOVEMENT SCIENCE AND PHYSICAL THERAPY 1
PTPT708 : PHYSICAL THERAPY SEMINAR 1
   For students with Bachelor's degree
GRID603 : BIOSTATISTICS 3
PTPT617 : ADVANCED MOTOR CONTROL AND LEARNING 3
PTPT701 : ADVANCED RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN HEALTH SCIENCES 3
PTPT702 : ADVANCED MEASUREMENT AND EVALUATION FOR PHYSICAL THERAPIST 3
PTPT703 : ADVANCED BIOMECHANICS OF HUMAN MOVEMENTS 3
PTPT704 : ADVANCED STATISTICS IN HEALTH SCIENCES 3
PTPT705 : CONTEMPORARY TOPICS IN MOVEMENT SCIENCE AND PHYSICAL THERAPY 1
PTPT708 : PHYSICAL THERAPY SEMINAR 1
PTPT709 : RESEARCH PRACTICUM 1
Elective Courses Credit
PTPT710 : SELECTED TOPICS IN PHYSICAL THERAPY 1
PTPT711 : TEACHING PRACTICUM 1
PTPT712 : ADVANCED CLINICAL PRACTICE FOR RESEARCH 1
PTPT713 : UPDATED PHYSICAL THERAPY IN RESPIRATORY AND CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS 2
PTPT714 : BIOMECHANICS IN RESEARCH 2
PTPT715 : SPORT BIOMECHANICS AND CLINICAL APPLICATION 3
PTPT716 : APPLIED ERGONOMICS IN MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM DISORDERS 2
PTPT717 : MOTOR DEVELOPMENT THROUGH LIFE SPAN 3
SCID500 : CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 3
Dissertation Credit
   FOR A STUDENT HOLDING A MASTER'S DEGREE
PTPT699 : DISSERTATION 36
   For students with Bachelor's degree
PTPT799 : DISSERTATION 48