Science & Technology Cluster

MASTER OF PHYSIOTHERAPY (MUSCULOSKELETAL) (HS703) COURSEWORK

Synopsis


 

The Master in Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) is designed to enable physiotherapists to gain knowledge and develop skills for the advancement of physiotherapy in musculoskeletal. Physical diagnosis includes assessment, logical clinical reasoning process, and makes rational decision physiotherapy approach to treatment. This program consists of 10 courses (42 credits) offered over 1.5 academic year (full-time) or 3 years (Part -time).

 

Entry Requirement


 

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons.) from UiTM in a related and appropriate area of specialization with minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR
  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent from other recognized universities approved by UiTM with minimum CGPA of 2.75.
  • A candidate applying for admission into this programme is required to submit a research proposal to the faculty. The acceptance of a candidate shall be at the discretion of the UiTM Senate, whose decision shall be final

  

English Requirement (MUET/IELTS/TOEFL/CEFR/TOEIC/BULATS)


 

  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 3
  • IELTS Band 5
  • TOEFL: Internet Based Test (IBT: 35 - 45) ; Computer Based Test (CBT: 107 - 131) ; Paper Based Test (417 - 450)
  • CEFR: B1
  • TOEIC: 356 - 440
  • BULATS: 40 - 59

 

Courses


 

Semester 1

 

  • Research Methodology in Health Sciences
  • Biostatics
  • Administration and Management in Healthcare
  • Motor Control and Performance

 

Semester 2

 

  • Pain Management
  • Advanced Exercise Physiology
  • Advanced Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy: Upper and lower limb
  • Advanced Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy: Spine

 

Semester 3

 

  • Project Dissertation
  • Clinical Practice