Prospective Student Curriculum MASTER OF SCIENCE PROGRAM IN PROSTHETICS, ORTHOTICS AND PEDORTHICS (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

MASTER OF SCIENCE PROGRAM IN PROSTHETICS, ORTHOTICS AND PEDORTHICS (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Master's
Faculty / Institute FACULTY OF MEDICINE SIRIRAJ HOSPITAL
Website http://www.si.mahidol.ac.th

Degree Designation

MASTER OF SCIENCE(PROSTHETICS, ORTHOTICS AND PEDORTHICS)

Major

  • PROSTHETICS
  • ORTHOTICS
  • PEDORTHICS
  • Admission Requirements

     
    							 1. Already obtain a bachelors degree in Prosthetics & Orthotics can apply all major concentrations
    2. Already obtain a bachelors degree in science (all related areas) including courses in Physiology, 
        Anatomy and Pathology can apply for Pedorthics major only
    3. Have at least 1 year of work experience within a field relevant to health sciences
    4. Have a grade point average of at least 2.50 or equivalent
    5. Applicants with other qualifications may be considered by the Program Director and 
    the Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies under exceptional circumstances.							 							 

    Curriculum Structure

    Plan A2
    Prerequisite Course           
    Core Courses 6            Credits
    Required Courses 12            Credits
    Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
    Thesis 12            Credits
    Total not less than 36            Credits

    Job Option after Graduation


    - Lecturer/Instructor in the Healthcare Organization
    - Decision maker/leader/specialist in Prosthetics and Orthotics
    - Researchers/academic staff at research institutes, government sectors and industrial organizations

    Course Requirements

    Plan A2

    Prerequisite Courses Credit
    SIPO551 : BASIC KNOWLEDGE OF PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS 2
    SIPO552 : BASIC SKILLS OF PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS 4
    Core Courses Credit
    SIPO501 : REHABILITATION MEDICINE FOR PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS 2
    SIPO541 : SEMINAR IN PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS I 1
    SIPO542 : SEMINAR IN PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS II 1
    SIRE502 : RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 2
    Required Courses Credit
       PROSTHETICS
    SIPO511 : ADVANCED UPPER LIMB PROSTHETICS 4
    SIPO512 : ADVANCED LOWER LIMB PROSTHETICS 4
    SIPO513 : CLINICAL PRACTICE IN UPPER LIMB PROSTHETICS 2
    SIPO514 : CLINICAL PRACTICE LOWER LIMB PROSTHETICS 2
       ORTHOTICS
    SIPO521 : ADVANCED UPPER LIMB ORTHOTICS 2
    SIPO522 : ADVANCED LOWER LIMB ORTHOTICS 2
    SIPO523 : ADVANCED SPINAL ORTHOTICS 2
    SIPO524 : SEATING AND OTHER ORTHOTIC DEVICES 2
    SIPO525 : CLINICAL PRACTICE IN LIMB ORTHOTICS 2
    SIPO526 : CLINICAL PRACTICE IN SPINAL AND OTHER ORTHOTICS 2
       PEDORTHICS
    SIPO531 : MEDICAL FOOTWEAR 2
    SIPO532 : FOOTWEAR MODIFICATION 2
    SIPO533 : ADVANCED FOOT ORTHOTICS 4
    SIPO534 : CLINICAL PRACTICE IN MEDICAL FOOTWEAR 2
    SIPO535 : CLINICAL PRACTICE IN FOOT ORTHOTICS 2
    Elective Courses Credit
    SIPO502 : ORTHOTIC AND PROSTHETIC TECHNOLOGIES 3
    SIPO503 : HEALTH EDUCATION IN PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS 3
    SIPO504 : ORGANIZATION IN PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS 3
    SIPO505 : BIOMECHANIC FOR PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS 3
    SIPO506 : CLINICAL GAIT ANALYSIS 3
    SIPO507 : PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE 3
    SIPO508 : APPLIED EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY 3
    Thesis Credit
    SIPO698 : THESIS 12