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Bachelor of Prosthetics and Orthotics Programme (International Program)
Name of Degree
Bachelor of Prosthetics and Orthotics
Abbreviation: B.PO.
Total Credits
148 credits
Undergraduate Degree (4 years)
Language: English
Curriculum
General Education (30 Credits)
    Social Science and Humanities 10  credits
    Language 9  credits
    Mathematics-Science (General Education) 11  credits
Specific Subject Group (112 Credits)
    Mathematics-Science (Basic Professional) 2  credits
    Basic Medical Science 20  credits
    Basic Prosthetics and Orthotics 5  credits
    Prosthetics and Orthotics 85  credits
Elective group (6 Credits)
  6  Credits
 
  148  Credits
 
     A. General Education 30 Credits
     Social Science and Humanities Group 6 Credits
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
  SHHU 116   Comparative Culture 2 (2-0-4)
  SHHU 133   Rhetoric for Leadership 2 (2-0-4)
  SHSS 103   Man and Society 2 (2-0-4)
     Language Group 9 Credits
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
  SIPO 101   Elementary Thai I 3 (3-0-6)
  SIPO 102   Elementary Thai II 3 (3-0-6)
  SIPO 103   Elementary Thai III 3 (3-0-6)
     Mathematics-Science Group (General Education Part) 15 Credits
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
  EGCO 342   Information Technology in Daily Life 3 (3-0-6)
  SCBI 109   Introductory Biology 3 (3-0-6)
  SCCH 100   Integrated Chemistry 3 (3-0-6)
  SCMA 110   Calculus 2 (2-0-4)
  SCMA 182   Statistics for Health Science 2 (2-0-4)
  SCPY 159   Elementary Physics for Health Science 1 (3-0-6) *
 
     B. Specific subject 112 Credits
     Mathematics-Science Group (Basic Professional Part) 2 Credits
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
  SCPY 110   Physics Laboratory I 1 (0-3-1.5)
  SCPY 159   Elementary Physics for Health Science 1 (3-0-6) *
     Basic Medical Science Group 20 Credits
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
  SIAN 221   Anatomy 4 (3-2-7)
  SIPA 213   Pathology 3 (2-2-5)
  SIPO 201   Biomechanics 1 2 (2-0-4)
  SIPO 202   Biomechanics 2 2 (2-0-4)
  SIPO 203   Rehabilitation Medicine 3 (3-0-6)
  SIPO 301   Research Process in Prosthetics and Orthotics 3 (2-2-5)
  SIPO 401   Basic Psychology and Psychiatry 1 (1-0-2)
  SIPS 251   Physiology 2 (2-0-4)
     Basic Prosthetics and Orthotics Group 5 Credits
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
  SIPO 161   Introduction to Prosthetics and Orthotics 1 3 (2-2-5)
  SIPO 261   Introduction to Prosthetics and Orthotics 2 2 (1-4-4)
     Orthotics and Prosthetics Group 85 Credits
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
  SIPO 271   Orthotics 1                    3 (3-0-6)
  SIPO 272   Orthotics Practice I                    4 (0-6@-20)
  SIPO 281   Prosthetics 1                    3 (3-0-6)
  SIPO 282   Prosthetics Practice 1                    4 (0-4@-20)
  SIPO 291   Clinical Orthotics and Prosthetics 1                    4 (0-4@-20)
  SIPO 361   Upper Limb Orthotics and Prosthetics                    3 (3-0-6)
  SIPO 362   Upper Limb Orthotics and Prosthetics Practice                    4 (0-4@-20)
  SIPO 371   Orthotics 2                    3 (3-0-6)
  SIPO 372   Orthotics Practice 2                    4 (0-6@-20)
  SIPO 373   Orthotics 3                    2 (2-0-4)
  SIPO 374   Orthotics Practice 3                    3 (0-3@-20)
  SIPO 381   Prosthetics 2                    3 (3-0-6)
  SIPO 382   Prosthetics Practice 2                    4 (0-5@-20)
  SIPO 391   Clinical Orthotics and Prosthetics 2                    4 (0-4@-20)
  SIPO 392   Clinical Experience 1                    3 (0-4@-20)
  SIPO 393   Clinical Orthotics and Prosthetics 3                    4 (0-4@-20)
  SIPO 394   Clinical Experience 2                    3 (0-4@-20)
  SIPO 471   Orthotics Advance                    4 (2-2@-20)
  SIPO 481   Prosthetics 3                    3 (3-0-6)
  SIPO 482   Prosthetics Practice 3                    4 (0-4@-20)
  SIPO 483   Prosthetics Advance                    4 (2-2@-20)
  SIPO 491   Clinical Orthotics and Prosthetics 4                    4 (0-4@-20)
  SIPO 492   Clinical Experience 3                    4 (0-5@-20)
  SIPO 493   Clinical Experience 4                    4 (0-5@-20)
 
* General education 2 credits specific subject 1 credit
 
     C. Elective group 6 Credits
     Elective 6 Credits #
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
  LACH 171   Chinese I                    3 (2-2-5)
  LACH 172   Chinese II                    3 (2-2-5)
  LAEN 103   English Level 1                    3 (2-2-5)#
  LAEN 104   English Level 2                    3 (2-2-5)#
  LAEN 105   English Level 3                    3 (2-2-5)#
  LAEN 106   English Level 4                    3 (2-2-5)#
  LAEN 107   English Level 5                    3 (2-2-5)#
  LAFR 141   Elementary French I                    3 (2-2-5)
  LAFR 142   Elementary French II                    3 (2-2-5)
  LAJP 161   Elementary Japanese I                    3 (2-2-5)
  LAJP 162   Elementary Japanese I                    3 (2-2-5)
  MSID 101   Music Appreciation                    2 (1-2-3)
  MSID 102   Chorus                    2 (1-2-3)
  MURP 101   Conflict Transformation by Peaceful Means                    3 (3-0-6)
  SHCE 306   Applied Psychology                    2 (0-2-4)
  SHHU 103   Art Appreciation                    2 (2-0-4)
  SHHU 107   Medical Ethics                    2 (2-0-5)
  SHHU 112   Group Dynamics and Teamwork                    2 (2-0-4)
  SHHU 125   Professional Code of Ethics                    2 (2-0-4)
  SHSS 125   Introduction to Political Science and Thai Politics                    2 (2-0-4)
  SHSS 130   Principles of Economics                    2 (2-0-4)
  SHSS 135   Health Economics                    2 (2-0-4)
  SHSS 140   General Psychology                    2 (2-0-4)
  SHCE 144   Principle of Communication                    2 (2-0-4)
  SHSS 250   Public Health Laws & Regulations                    2 (2-0-4)
  SIPO 413   Shoe Making                    2 (0-2@-20)
  SIPO 414   Rehabilitation Practice                    2 (0-2@-20)
  SIPO 415   Prosthetics and Orthotics Practice                    2 (0-2@-20)
 
“#” refers to the subjects that learners choose according to their interests. Also available are other subjects
being taught in the undergraduate level. At least 6 credits according to the Curriculum Board’s approval.
 
   3.4 Study Plan
 
The first semester
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
 
SCBI   109 Introductory Biology 3 (3-0-6)
SCCH   100 Integrated Chemistry 3 (3-0-6)
SCMA   110 Calculus 2 (2-0-4)
SHHU   133 Rhetoric for Leadership 2 (2-0-4)
SHSS   103 Man and Society 2 (2-0-4)
SIPO   101 Elementary Thai I 3 (3-0-6)
SIPO   161 Introduction to Prosthetics and Orthotics 1 3 (2-2-5)
XXX   XXX Elective 2 (2-0-4)
    Total credits 20 credits
The second semester
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
 
EGCO   342 Information Technology in Daily Life 3 (3-0-6)
SCMA   182 Statistics for Health Science 2 (2-0-4)
SCPY   110 Physics Laboratory 1 1 (0-3-1.5)
SCPY   159 Elementary Physics for Health Science 3 (3-0-6)
SHHU   116 Comparative Culture 2 (2-0-4)
SIPO   102 Elementary Thai II 3 (3-0-6)
SIPO   103 Elementary Thai III 3 (3-0-6)
XXX   XXX Elective 2 (2-0-4)
    Total credits 19 credits
 
The first semester
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
 
SIAN   221 Anatomy 4 (3-2-7)
SIPO   201 Biomechanics 1 2 (2-0-4)
SIPO   202 Biomechanics 2 2 (2-0-4)
SIPO   203 Rehabilitation Medicine 3 (3-0-6)
SIPO   261 Introduction to Prosthetics and Orthotics 2 2 (1-4-4)
SIPS   251 Physiology 2 (2-0-4)
    Total credits 15 credits
The second semester
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
 
SIPA   213 Pathology 3 (2-2-5)
SIPO   271 Orthotics 1 3 (3-0-6)
SIPO   272 Orthotics Practice 1 4 (0-6@-20)
SIPO   281 Prosthetics 1 3 (3-0-6)
SIPO   282 Prosthetics Practice 1 4 (0-4@-20)
SIPO   291 Clinical Orthotics and Prosthetics 1 4 (0-4@-20)
    Total credits 21 credits
 
The first semester
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
 
SIPO   301 Research Process in Prosthetics and Orthotics 3 (2-2-5)
SIPO   371 Orthotics 2 3 (3-0-6)
SIPO   372 Orthotics Practice 2 4 (0-6@-20)
SIPO   381 Prosthetics 2 3 (3-0-6)
SIPO   382 Prosthetics Practice 2 4 (0-5@-20)
SIPO   391 Clinical Orthotics and Prosthetics 2 4 (0-4@-20)
    Total credits 21 credits
The second semester
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
 
SIPO   361 Upper Limb Orthotics and Prosthetics 3 (3-0-6)
SIPO   362 Upper Limb Orthotics and Prosthetics Practice 4 (0-4@-20)
SIPO   373 Orthotics 3 2 (2-0-4)
SIPO   374 Orthotics Practice 3 3 (0-3@-20)
SIPO   392 Clinical Experience 1 3 (0-4@-20)
SIPO   393 Clinical Orthotics and Prosthetics 3 4 (0-4@-20)
SIPO   394 Clinical Experience 2 3 (0-4@-20)
    Total credits 22 credits
 
The first semester
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
 
SIPO   401 Basic Psychology and Psychiatry 1 (1-0-2)
SIPO   481 Prosthetics 3 3 (3-0-6)
SIPO   482 Prosthetics Practice 3 4 (0-4@-20)
SIPO   381 Clinical Orthotics and Prosthetics 4 4 (0-4@-20)
SIPO   492 Clinical Experience 3 4 (0-5@-20)
XXX   XXX Elective 2 (0-2@-20)
    Total credits 18 credits
The second semester
Number of Credits (Lecture - Lab - Self Study)   
 
SIPO   471 Advanced Orthotics 4 (2-2@-20)
SIPO   483 Advanced Prosthetics 4 (2-2@-20)
SIPO   493 Clinical Experience 4 4 (0-5@-20)
    Total credits 12 credits
 
 
Sirindhorn School of Prosthetics and Orthotics
Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University
14 Arum-Aumarin Road, Arun-Aumarin, Bangkoknoi, Bangkok, 10700 Thailand., Tel. +(66) 2 4193452
(Monday- Friday 8.30-16.30 Thailand time)