Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy course
Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy course

ABOUT THE COURSE

It is a health care profession whose prime purpose is to restore and maintain function, enhance capacity in physical activity and prevent injury or illness through information and advice on healthy lifestyles.  Physiotherapists are primary healthcare professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions, illnesses, or injuries that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities. A Physiotherapist examines and develops a management plan to address the patients’ problems that promote the ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability. Further, Physiotherapists conduct research in various field of medical and social research to influence practice and policy.

COURSE DURATION

The Course takes the below specified time frames, depending on the type of student’s entry: Four (4) years.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Hospitals (Sub County, County and National Referral Hospitals) Special Education institutions; Association of Physically Disabled of Kenya; UN (WHO).

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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (PHYSIOTHERAPY) LATEST COURSE REQUIREMENTS AS SET BY KUCCPS

On the KUCCPS site, this course is placed under cluster 15.
CLUSTER SUBJECT 1 BIO
CLUSTER SUBJECT 2 CHE
CLUSTER SUBJECT 3 MAT A / PHY
CLUSTER SUBJECT 4 ENG / KIS / PHY / HAG / GEO / CRE / IRE / HRE / HSC / ARD / AGR / WW / MW / BC / PM / ECT / DRD / AVT / CMP / FRE / GER / ARB / KSL / MUC / BST
NOTE: A subject may only be considered ONCE in this section

MINIMUM SUBJECT REQUIREMENTS

SUBJECT 1 BIO C+
SUBJECT 2 CHE C+
SUBJECT 3 MAT A / PHY C+
SUBJECT 4 ENG / KIS C+

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INSTITUTIONS WHERE THE PROGRAMME IS OFFERED

Some of the institutions offering this programme are:

AUC ALUPE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
GLUK GREAT LAKES UNIVERSITY OF KISUMU
JKUAT JOMO KENYATTA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY
MMUST MASINDE MULIRO UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
MU MOI UNIVERSITY

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