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Overview

Students are required to successfully complete not fewer than 21 university-based courses and the Clinical Practicum of more than 1000 hours, to accumulate to a minimum total of 200 credits for fulfilment of the graduation requirements of the Bachelor of Science with Honours in Physiotherapy, within a normal period of 4 academic years (including summer terms).

Component No. of Credits
A. University Requirements 40
B. Core Science Courses 30
C. Specialized Professional Courses 75
D. Clinical Practicum 55
Total no. of required credits 200

The Courses

Course Category/Title

A. University Requirements

Effective Use of English I

English for Effective Communication II

General Education I

General Education II

General Education III

General Education IV

Rehabilitation Psychology

Healthcare and Society

B. Core Science Courses

Human Anatomy and Physiology

Functional Anatomy

Movement Study and Exercise Science

Research Methods and Statistics

C. Specialized Professional Courses

Principles of Physiotherapy Practice

Electrophysical Therapy and Advanced Technology in Rehabilitation

Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy and Pharmacology

Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy I

Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy II

Neurological Physiotherapy

Clinical Neurology and Developmental Disabilities

Primary Health and Community Care

Capstone Project

D. Clinical Practicum

Clinical Practicum I

Clinical Practicum I

Clinical Practicum III

Clinical Practicum IV

 

The Four-year Programme Structure

Year 1
Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Effective Use of English I
Effective Use of English II
General Education II
General Education I
Functional Anatomy
Principles of Physiotherapy Practice
Movement Study and Exercise Science
-
Human Anatomy and Physiology
-

 

Year 2
Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
General Education III
General Education IV
Clinical Practicum I
Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy I
Clinical Practicum II
Clinical Neurology and Developmental Disabilities
-
Electrophysical Therapy and Advanced Technology in Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation Psychology
-

 

Year 3
Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy II
Clinical Practicum III
Neurological Physiotherapy
-
Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy and Pharmacology
-
Healthcare and Society
Research Methods and Statistics
-

 

Year 4
Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Clinical Practicum IV
Primary Health and Community Care
-
-
Capstone Project
-

 

Medium of Instruction

The medium of instruction is English. Some General Education courses will be taught in Chinese.

 


Modified Date: Oct 30, 2019