Training

Clinical Training = 8 credit hours

Per curriculum plan, students in Physical Therapy program (PTP) should have clinical training in Physical Therapy unit at a hospital or PTP centers. Full time for 5 days per week, for 16 weeks under close supervision of clinical instructors (Senior Therapist) and prompt follow up by faculty members.

Training period should be as follow:

Clinical Area

Period

Orthopedic

4 weeks

Neurology

4 weeks

Surgical and Burn

2 weeks

Pediatrics

2 weeks

Cardio Pulmonary

2 weeks

Free choice (student allowed to  choose the training place)

1 week

 Clinical evaluation

Evaluation is divided into:

1- 60% is graded by the clinical instructors of the clinical areas. A special evaluation form is completely and sent to the university.

2- 40% graded by the PT (Faculty members).

Students must  accumulate 70% or higher of overall evaluations to pass the clinical training.

Clinical training committee should approve the results.