Orthopedic Prosthetics and Orthotics

About Program

Students who wish to register into this program should have branches of science to graduate in industrial vocational high schools and technical high schools is ideal. Skills and abilities in the forefront of the profession should not be a real obstacle for the maintenance of physical and mental.

Goals

The aim of this programme is to train healthy staff who have to form prostheses for various reasons patients absence of limbs and arms, and patients with various disorders of the musculoskeletal system, anatomical and physiological structure of the appropriate assistive devices is technically capable of actuating the daily life continued.

Summary of Program Outcomes

Have the theoretical and practical knowledge about Physics, Mathematics, Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology, Orthopedics, Technical Drawing, Materials, Biomechanics and Orthopedic Prosthetics And Orthotics field. Implement the responsibilities of job, duty, authorization, and the principles of professional ethics. Sufficient to perform all the necessary tasks correctly and completely In the field of Orthopedic Prosthetics And Orthotics.

Education Language

Turkish

Qualification Awarded

The students who successfully complete the program are awarded the degree of “Associate of Science” in Orthopedic Prosthetics and Orthotics.

Admission Requirements

The student who want to enroll in this department, have to complete processes which determined by university’s academic and judicial statute and have to achieve exams. The student who started his/her education in domestic or abroad, can make application for lateral transfer. Acceptance of students are examine considering each student’s conditions and application’s degree before season starting and evaluate peculiarly. Further introduction is present about entrance to university in Institute introduction’s catalogue

Occupational Profile of Graduates

Graduates trained theoretical and practical sufficiently. Thus they work in plant of prosthesis and orthesis at hospitals or private clinics. They made artificial limb prothesis, body supporter, walking legs and etc.

Graduation Requirements

The students studying in this program are required to have a Cumulative Grade Points Average (Cum.GPA) of not less than 2.00/4.00 and have completed all the courses with at least a letter grade of C3/2.00 in the program in order to graduate. The minimum number of ECTS credits required for graduation is 120. It is also mandatory for the students to complete their compulsory internship in a specified duration and quality.