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Course Fees and Duration

Course Duration:
(36 m) 3 years
Course Tuition Fees:
USD 5,488
Course Miscellanous Fees:
USD 1,631

Placing

Area:
Not provided
Location of Study:
Kedah
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
Awarding University:
AIMST University

Diploma in Physiotherapy

  Institution: AIMST University

Field Of Study:
Health, Medicine & Welfare
Level Of Study:
Diploma
Course Subject:
Physioteraphy
Course Intake:
August

Career Opportunities
Employment opportunities for physiotherapists are tremendous as it is a career where the demand exceeds supply in our country. There is a diverse range of employment opportunities in healthcare settings in Malaysia. Graduates from AIMST University are eligible to become a member of the Malaysian Physiotherapy Association. Physiotherapists work within a broad range of practical settings as listed below:

  • Hospitals
  • Private Practices
  • Medical Centers
  • Community Settings
  • Rehabilitation Centers
  • Sports Clinics
  • Gyms
  • Specialized Schools

Basic Structure
AIMST University Diploma in Physiotherapy consists of

  • 9 Semesters including 3 short semester
  • Students are required to complete 1000 clinical hours within the 3 years of the program
  • Students are required to complete 100 credit hours and maintain a minimum of 2.0 CGPA in order to graduate

Year 1 Semester 1
1. Essentials of Human Biology MHAH 21110
2. Basic Computer Applications MHAH 21111
3. English I UNIV 21101
4. Bahasa Kebangsaan A or
Bahasa Kebangsaan B
MPW 1001
PW 1002
5. Introduction to Physics MHAH 21118
6. General Psychology I MHAH 21117
7. Pengajian Malaysia / Malaysian Studies MPW 1003

 


Year 1 Semester 2
8. Anatomy MHPT 21120
9. Applied Anatomy MHPT 21121
10. Physiology MHPT 21122
11. Sociological Perspectives MHAH 21115
12. Introduction to health care system I MHPT 21123
13. English II UNIV 21102

 


Year 1 Semester 3
14. Pengajian Islam (Islamic Studies) or
Pendidikan Moral (Moral Studies)
MPW 1004
MPW 1005
15. Pathology MHPT 21124
16. Kinesiology & Biomechanics MHAH 22143

 


Year 2 Semester 1
17. Medicine / Surgery I MHPT 22126
18. Musculoskeletal System I MHPT 22127
19. Introduction to Health Care System II MHPT 22128
20. Electrotherapy I MHPT 22129
21. Physical Therapy MHPT 22130
22. English III UNIV 22103

 


Year 2 Semester 2
23. Praktis Klinikal I MHPT 22180

 

 

Year 2 Semester 3
24. Medicine / Surgery II MHPT 22131
25. Musculoskeletal System II MHPT 22132
26. Electrotherapy II MHPT 22133
27. O & G MHPT 22134
28. Neurological conditions and Management I MHPT 22135

 


Year 3 Semester 1
29. Praktis Klinikal II MHPT 22181

 


Year 3 Semester 2
30. Medicine / Surgery III MHPT 23137
31. Musculoskeletal Systems III MHPT 23138
32. Pediatric Care and Management MHPT 23139
33. Geriatric Care and Management MHPT 23140
34. Neurological Conditions and Management II MHPT 23141
35. Occupational Health and Sports Injury MHPT 23142
36. Counseling skills MHPT 22136
37. Communication Skills MHPT 21113
38. General Psychology II MHPT 23117

 


Year 3 Semester 3
39. Praktis Klinikal III MHPT 22182

Assessment
The program is assessed based on clinical examination and the theory component.The theory component comprise of:

  • 40% continous assessment – 30% course work and 10% test
  • 60% final examination

Duration
3 Years Full-time

Entry Requirements

SPM Pass SPM or equivalent with 3 credits including science:

  • 1 Science subject / General Science

And a pass in:

  • Bahasa Malaysia & English