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

Program Description

The DPT program in Physical Therapy requires the completion of 38 credit hours, for BAU graduate, that can be divided into 6 semesters.

The requirements for DPT are as follows:

• Mandatory Core (MC): 22Crs.

• Department Elective Courses: 6Crs.

• Clinical practice: 10Crs.



Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
DPT601 Professional Communication and Documentation 2 2Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC
DPT603 NEUROSCIENCE 3 2Lec,2 Lab,0Tut MCC
DPT605 CLINICAL REASONING AND DECISION MAKING 2 2Lec,0 Lab,0Tut MCC
Second Semester
DPT604 Motor Control 3 3Lec,0 Lab,0Tut MCC
DPT606 Administration and Management for Physical therapy Entrepreneur 2 2Lec,0 Lab,0Tut MCC
------- Major elective Course 3 3 MEC
Third Semester
DPT610 APPLIED CLINICAL REASONING I 5 0Lec,15Cln,0Tut MCC
Fourth Semester
DPT611 EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE SEMINAR I 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC
DPT613 CLINICAL SCREENING AND DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS I 2 2Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC
Fifth Semester
DPT612 EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE SEMINAR II 2 2Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC
DPT614 Clinical Screening and Differential Diagnosis II 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC
------- Major Elective Course 3 3 MEC
Sixth Semester
DPT620 APPLIED CLINICAL REASONING II 5 0Lec,15Cln,0Tut MCC

Major Elective Courses (MEC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
DPT631 EVIDENCE BASED ELECTROTHERAPY 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
DPT632 ERGONOMICS ANALYSIS 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
DPT633 Evidence Based Physical Agent 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
DPT634 ADVANCED INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENT 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
DPT635 KINESIOTAPING 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
DPT636 ADVANCED THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
DPT637 ADVANCED TOPICS IN PHYSICAL THERAPY 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
DPT638 Health And Wellness 1 1Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC