GOA MEDICAL COLLEGE
BAMBOLIM- GOA
(ACADEMIC YEAR 2014-15)


ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES COURSE

 

1. INTRODUCTION:


The Goa Medical College complex is situated at Rajiv Gandhi Medical Complex, Bambolim Goa. The Goa Medical College was established by upgrading the old “Escola Medica- Cirurgica de Goa”. Medical education was existent in Goa for more than 100 years and scores of doctors, some of them who achieved international recognition, passed through the old school. The college therefore, has more  than 100 years tradition in medical education. The College is affiliated to Goa University and is under the administrative control of the Government of Goa.
The Goa Medical College has started the Allied Health Sciences courses from the last academic year and offers the Para- medical courses mentioned below.

2. AIMS AND OBJECTIVES OF THE INSTITUTE:


 The following are the aims and objectives of the Institute:
(a) To impart necessary knowledge and training techniques in under graduate Allied Health Sciences courses and to maintain high standards of  Allied Health Sciences education.
(b) To offer theoretical and practical training in all  the important  Allied Health Sciences branches of health activity.
(c) To attain self sufficiency in under graduate  Allied Health Sciences education to meet the States need of Allied Health Sciences personnel.

3. Courses of study:


The Goa Medical College is affiliated to Goa University and provides the following  Allied Health Sciences courses of study
I. Bachelor in Physiotherapy (BPT)
II. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy(BOT)
III. Bachelor of Optometry (B. Opt)
IV. Bachelor of Science in Medical Imaging Technology (B.Sc. M.I.T.)
V. Bachelor of Science in Anaesthesia Technology         (B.Sc. A.T.)

 


4. DURATION OF COURSES:

 SR. NO  NAME OF THE COURSE  DURATION OF COURSE DURATION OF INTERNSHIP 
 1  Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)  4 Years   6 Months
 2  Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (BOT)  4 Years   6 Months
 3  Bachelor of Optometry (B.Opt.)   3 Years   1 Year
 4  B. Sc in Medical Imaging Technology (B.Sc. M.I.T.)  3 Years   1 Year
 5  B. Sc in Anaesthesia Technology (B.Sc. A.T.)   3 Years   1 Year


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