Curriculum | Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) | PRACTICAL- APPLIED PHYSIOTHERAPY


Paper Code

             TOTAL HRS-75

Maximum marks- 80 marks

[Long Case/Demonstration of technique-40 marks]

[Practical viva -40 marks]


S. No Contents of the Topic Learning Objectives (At the end of the course the student shall be able to) Teaching Guidelines Methodology Time
1.      Exercise and Physical Therapeutic techniques To demonstrate and use various assessment and physical exercise techniques. To Cover

·         Various Assessment and treatment techniques  used in exercise therapy such as

o   MMT,

o   Goniometry,

o   stretching,

o   PNF,

o   Posture,

o   Gait assessment and training etc

Demonstration of techniques

Practical Demonstration

Case Presentation

Horizontal integrated teaching.

2.      Electrotherapy Therapeutic techniques To demonstrate and use of various electrotherapeutic modalities. To Cover

·         Principles, application and calculation of appropriate dosage of different electrical currents

Demonstration of techniques

Practical Demonstration

Case Presentation



References Books

  • The principles of exercise therapy / Gardiner, M Dena.
  • Therapeutic exercisefoundations and techniques / by
  • Carolyn Kisner and Lynn Allen Colby / Kisner,
  • Practical exercise therapy / by Margaret Hollis &Phyl Fletcher-Cook
  • Electrotherapy explained: principles and practice / by John low, Ann Reed and Mary Dyson. / Iow, John
  • Clayton’s electrotherapy / edited by Sheila Kitchen and Sarah Bazin. I Kitchen, Sheila
  • Muscles testing and function/by Florence Peterson Kendall ( ; Kendall, Florence Peterson
  • Therapeutic modalities for physical therapistslby William E. Prentice, William Quillen and Frank Underwood; Prentice, William E.
  • Therapeutic exercise moving toward functionlby Carrie M. Hall and Lori Thein Brody.; Hall, Carrie M.
  • Daniels and worthingham’s muscle testing techniques of manual examinationlby Helen J. Hislop and Jacqueline Montgomery; Hislop, Helen J.