• Degree: Bachelor
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Health Sciences
  • Department: Physical Therapy Department

Program Description

To obtain a Bachelor Degree in Physical Therapy, students must successfully complete a total of 130 credits + ICDL. The standard duration of study for attaining of a Bachelor Degree in Physical Therapy is 8 semesters.


Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
ANAT203 ANATOMY I 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
ANAT205 ANATOMY I LAB 1 0Lec,3Lab,0Tut MCC
BCHM215 Biochemistry 3 2Lec, 2Lab, 0Tut MCC
PHTH211 ETHICS AND PROFESSIONALISM IN PHYSICAL THERAPY 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH213 HEALTH PROMOTION AND WELLNESS 2 2Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHYL205 PHYSIOLOGY 2 2Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
------- University Requirement 2 2 CUR
Second Semester
ANAT204 ANATOMY II 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
ANAT206 ANATOMY II LAB 1 0Lec,3Lab,0Tut MCC
MICA210 HISTOLOGY 1 1Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH208 PHYSICAL THERAPY INTERVENTION I 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH218 PHYSICAL THERAPY INTERVENTION I LAB 1 0Lec,3Lab,0Tut MCC
PHYL206 NEURPOHYSIOLOGY 2 2Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHYS218 BIOPHYSICS 2 2Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
------- University Requirement 3 3 CUR
Third Semester
COMM201 Epidemiology and Biostatistics 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC
PATH203 Pathophysiology 3 3Lec, 0Lab, 0Tut MCC
PHTH215 KINESIOLOGY AND BIOMECHANICS 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH217 ASSESSMENT IN PHYSICAL THERAPY 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH219 PHARMACOLOGY IN PHYSICAL THERAPY 2 2Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH227 ASSESSMENT IN PHYSICAL THERAPY LAB 1 0Lec,3Lab,0Tut MCC
------- University Requirement 2 2 CUR
Fourth Semester
HESC302 Research and Evidence Based Practice 2 2Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH212 PHYSICAL THERAPY INTERVENTION II 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH214 MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSICAL THERAPY I 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH216 NEUROMUSCULAR PHYSICAL THERAPY I 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH222 PHYSICAL THERAPY INTERVENTION II LAB 1 0Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
PHTH224 MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSICAL THERAPY I LAB 1 0Lec, 3Lab,0Tut MCC
PHTH226 NEUROMUSCULAR PHYSICAL THERAPY I LAB 1 0Lec, 2Lab,0Tut MCC
------- Major Elective Course 3 3 MEC
Fifth Semester
PHTH315 MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSICAL THERAPY II 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH317 NEUROMUSCULAR PT II 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH319 IMAGING AND DIAGNOSTICS IN PHYSICAL THERAPY 2 2Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH325 MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSICAL THERAPY II LAB 1 0Lec, 3Lab,0Tut MCC
PHTH327 NEUROMUSCULAR PHYSICAL THERAPY II LAB 1 0Lec, 2Lab,0Tut MCC
PHTH335 MUSCULOSKELETAL PT Practice I 3 0Lec,9Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH337 NEUROMUSCULAR PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE I 3 0Lec,9Cln,0Tut MCC
------- University Elective Course 2 2 UEC
Sixth Semester
PHTH314 CARDIOPULMONARY PHYSICAL THERAPY 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH316 MEDICAL SURGICAL PT 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH324 CARDIOPULMONARY PHYSICAL THERAPY LAB 1 0Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
PHTH336 MUSCULOSKELETAL PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE II 3 0Lec,9Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH338 NEUROMUSCULAR PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE II 3 0Lec,9Cln,0Tut MCC
------- University Elective Course 5 5 UEC
Seventh Semester
PHTH413 PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPY 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH415 GERIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPY 3 3Lec,0Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH423 PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPY LAB 1 0Lec, 2Lab,0Tut MCC
PHTH431 CARDIOPULMONARY PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE 2 0Lec,6Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH433 MEDICAL SURGICAL PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE 2 0Lec,6Cln,0Tut MCC
------- University Elective 2 2 UEC
------- Major Elective Course 3 3 MEC
Eighth Semester
IPEH512 Interprofessional Education for Health Care 1 0Lec; 2 free interactive learning activities; 0Tut MCC
PHTH432 PEDIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE 2 0Lec,6Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH434 GERIATRIC PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE 2 0Lec,6Cln,0Tut MCC
PHTH436 RESEARCH PROJECT 2 0Lec,6Cln,0Tut MCC
------- Major Elective Course 3 3 MEC

Major Elective Courses (MEC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
PHTH250 HEALTH PROMOTION AND WELLNESS PRACTICE 3 0Lec,9Cln,0Tut MEC
PHTH252 MANUAL THERAPY PRACTICE 3 0Lec, 9Cln,0Tut MEC
PHTH450 FUNCTIONAL TAPING PRACTICE 3 0Lec, 9Cln,0Tut MEC
PHTH451 PRACTICE OF PHYSICAL THERAPY IN WOMEN’S HEALTH 3 0Lec, 9Cln,0Tut MEC
PHTH452 VESTIBULAR AND BALANCE REHABILITATION PRACTICE 3 0Lec, 9Cln,0Tut MEC
PHTH453 CURRENT PRACTICES IN PHYSICAL THERAPY CARE 3 0Lec, 9Cln,0Tut MEC

University Requirement Courses

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Type
ARAB001 Arabic Language 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Mandatory
BLAW001 Human Rights 1 1 Lec. Mandatory
ENGL001 GENERAL ENGLISH 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Mandatory