Doctor of Physical Therapy - Curriculum

 

curriculum

Year 1

 

Summer Session

 
Course
Title
Credit Hours
 
PHTH 600 Introduction to Physical Therapy 2  
PHTH 601 Advanced Human Anatomy 8  

 Fall Semester

 
Course
Title
Credit Hours
 
BIO 633 Advanced Pathophysiology 3  
PHTH 602 Physical Therapy Examination 3  
PHTH 603 Functional Anatomy & Kinesiology 3  
PHTH 605 Physical Therapy Procedures 3  
PHTH 606 Applied Neuroscience I - 3  

Spring Semester

 

Number

Course Title

Credits

 
PE 680 Advanced Physiology of Exercise 3  
PHTH 621 Pharmacology 3  
PHTH 622 Therapeutic Agents 3  
PHTH 623 Lifespan Development 3  
PHTH 624 Musculoskeletal I 3  

Year 2

 

Summer Session

 

Number

Course Title

Credits

 
PHTH 685 Clinical Education I 5  

FALL Semester

 

Number

Course Title

Credits

 
ATTR 691 Research Methods in AMR 3  
PHTH 701 Imaging and Diagnostics 2  
PHTH 706 Orthopedic Procedures 3
PHTH 710 Musculoskeletal II 3  
PHTH 712 Applied Neuroscience II 3  
PHTH 899 Scholarly Project 1  

Spring Semester

 

Number

Course Title

Credits

 
AHS 720 Health Promotion and Wellness 1  
PHTH 721 Differential Diagnosis 3  
PHTH 724 Applied Neuroscience III 3  
PHTH 725 Wound Care 2  
PHTH 728 Musculoskeletal III 3  
PHTH 899 Scholarly Project 1  

Year 3

 

summer session

 

Number

Course Title

Credits

 
PHTH 785 Clinical Education II 5  

FALL Semester

 
PHTH 800 Leadership and Administration 2  
PHTH 801 Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation 2  
PHTH 802 Pediatrics 2
PHTH 820 Health Promotion and Community Outreach 2  
PHTH 823 Special Populations 2  
PHTH 841 Health Care Systems 3  
PHTH 899 Scholarly Project 1  

Spring Semester

 

Number

Course Title

Credits

 
PHTH 885 Clinical Education III 8  

total

100