Diploma in Physiotherapy (10)

What is this Programme about?

Physiotherapy means a system which includes comprehensive examination, treatment, advice and instructions to any persons preparatory to or for the purpose of or in connection with movement/functional dysfunction, bodily malfunction, physical disorder, disability, healing and pain from trauma & disease, physical and mental conditions using physical agents, activities & devices including exercise, mobilization, manipulations, electrical & thermal agents and other electro therapeutics for prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, health promotion and fitness." This includes treatment preparation, planning, treatment delivery, clinical and rehabilitative care of the patient on a daily basis during treatment and immediate post treatment review. However, the role of the PT always encompasses the safe and accurate delivery of the physiotherapy treatment. As the physiotherapy professional in daily contact with the patient it also includes monitoring of daily improvement of the patient according to his/her condition. Furthermore the PTs liaise with all the other associated professionals in ensuring that the needs of the patient are met.

Physiotherapists assess, plan and implement rehabilitative programs that improve or restore human motor functions, maximize movement ability, relieve pain syndromes, and treat or prevent physical challenges associated with injuries, diseases and other impairments.

The curriculum is prescriptive and is designed with an aim to standardize the content across the nation. Entry requirements. The students entering the PT program should have completed class10 from recognized school. Course duration It is recommended that any program developed from this curriculum should have a minimum of the following duration to 3 years and three months internship

 

How this Programme Benifit you & your Career?

Scope of practice Physiotherapists plan and administer physiotherapy/ rehabilitation treatments independently and also being a part of the multidisciplinary team. The minimum education requirement is often a baccalaureate degree or postgraduate degrees in Physiotherapy. Physiotherapy is an essential part of the health and community/welfare services delivery system. Physiotherapists practice independently of other health care/service providers and also within multidisciplinary rehabilitation/habilitation programmes to prevent, gain, maintain or restore optimal function and quality of life in individuals with loss and disorders of movement. Physiotherapists are guided by their own code of ethical principles. Thus, they may be concerned with any of the following purposes:

1. Promoting the health and well-being of individuals and the general public/society, emphasizing the importance of physical activity and exercise.

2. Preventing impairments, activity limitations, participatory restrictions and disabilities in individuals at risk of altered movement behaviors due to health or medically related factors, socio-economic stressors, environmental factors and lifestyle factors.

3. Providing interventions/treatment to restore integrity of body systems essential to movement, maximize function and recuperation, minimize incapacity, and enhance the quality of life, independent living and workability in individuals and groups of individuals with altered movement behaviors resulting from impairments, activity limitations, participatory restrictions and disabilities

4. Modifying environmental, home and work access and barriers to ensure full participation in one’s normal and expected societal roles Physiotherapists may also contribute to the development of local, national and international health policies and public health strategies.

 

Research:

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Programme Contents:

Sl. No

Subjects

Course code

Exam Marks Distribution

Remarks

End Semester Exam (ESE)

In-semester Exam

Total

Theory

Practical

Theory

Practical

1st & 2nd sessional examination

1

Physics-I

DDPM-101

DDPM-111

60

50

40

150

Common in all courses of 3 Yr Diploma

2

Chemistry-I

DDPM-102

DDPM-112

60

50

40

150

3

Biology-I

-Botany

-Zoology

DDPM-103

DDPM-113

30

25

40

150

30

25

4

English-I

DDPM-104

DDPM-114

60

-

40

100

5.

Maths-I

DDPM-105

DDPM-115

60

-

40

100

Sl. No

Subjects

Course code

Exam Marks Distribution

Remarks

End Semester Exam (ESE)

In-semester Exam

Total

Theory

Practical

Theory

Practical

1st & 2nd sessional examination

1

Physics-II

DDPM-201

DDPM-211

60

50

40

150

Common in all courses of 3 Yr Diploma

2

Chemistry-II

DDPM-202

DDPM-212

60

50

40

150

3

Biology-II

-Botany

-Zoology

DDPM-203

DDPM-213

30

25

40

150

30

25

4

English-II

DDPM-204

DDPM-214

60

-

40

100

5

Maths-II

DDPM-205

DDPM-215

60

-

40

100

Sl. No

Subjects

Course code

Exam Marks Distribution

Remarks

End Semester Exam (ESE)

In-semester Exam

Total

Theory

Practical

Theory

Practical

1st & 2nd sessional examination

1

Anatomy

DDPM-301

DDPM-311

60

50

40

150

Common in all courses of 3 Yr Diploma

2

Physiology

DDPM-302

DDPM-312

60

50

40

150

3

Preventive and Social Medicine

DDPM-301

DDPM-311

60

50

40

150

4

First-Aid

DDPM-302

DDPM-312

60

50

40

150

Sl. No

Subjects

Course code

Exam Marks Distribution

Remarks

End Semester Exam (ESE)

In-semester Exam

Total

Theory

Practical

Theory

Practical

1st & 2nd sessional examination

1

General & Community Medicine

DDPT-401

60

-

40

100

2

Microbiology

DDPT-402

60

-

40

100

3

Pathology

DDYL-403

60

-

40

100

Non Credit Subject

4

Personality Development

Sl. No

Subjects

Course code

Exam Marks Distribution

Remarks

End Semester Exam (ESE)

In-semester Exam

Total

Theory

Practical

Theory

Practical

1st & 2nd sessional examination

1

Exercise Therapy

DDPT-501

DPT-511

2

Electro Therapy

DDPT-502

DPT-512

Non Credit Subject

4

Mock Interview

Sl. No

Subjects

Course code

Exam Marks Distribution

Remarks

End Semester Exam (ESE)

In-semester Exam

Total

Theory

Practical

Theory

Practical

1st & 2nd sessional examination

1

Physiotherapy-I

DDPT-601

DDPT-611

60

50

40

150

2

Physiotherapy - II

DDPT-602

DDPT-612

60

50

40

150

3

Personality Development

 

Achievement:

Dr. Abhijit Dutta (PT) presented a research paper in the scientific paper presentation category titled “To Study The Effect Of Scapular Mobilization Versus Mobilization With Movement To Reduce Pain And Improve Gleno-Humeral Range Of Motion In Adhesive Capsulitis Of Shoulder: A Comparative Study” co author Miss Lipika Boruah.

Dr. Abhijit Dutta (PT) was awarded with PHYSIOEXCELLENCE award as a certificate of recognition for his contribution to the field of Physiotherapy in the region at AIIMS, New Delhi.

Dr. Abhijit Dutta (PT) Associate prof. HOD (I/C) , Dept. of Physiotherapy was awarded the SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION award in the field of physiotherapy at Agartala by the Indian Association of Physiotherapists, Agartala , Tripura. He also bagged the 3rd prize in senior paper presentation category titled “ A comparative study to find out the immediate effectiveness of movement with mobilization versus elbow orthosis on pain and grip strength in Lateral Epicondylitis in House wives”

Dr. Madhusmita Koch (PT) Assistant Prof. bagged the 3rd prize in senior paper presentation category titled “ To Study the Effect of Agility and Pertubation exercises versus Dynamic Reisitance Exercises to improve Knee function in Knee Osteoarthiritis: A Comparitive Study”

The Department of physiotherapy bagged 1st prize consecutively for two years 2015 and 2016 in the Science Exhibition at Assam down town University on the occasion of World Science Day.

The Students of Physiotherapy bagged the OVERALL CHAMPION prize in an event name PHYSIOFIESTA organized by ALL ASSAM PHYSIOTHERAPY ASSOCIATION (AAPA) and INDIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSIOTHERAPISTS,GUWAHATI BRANCH at Assam down town University in March 2015

 

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Lhakit Lepcha
Role: Dean of Faculty
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