Diploma in Orthopaedic Technology Programme
This is a Six-Semester Diploma in Orthopaedic Technology (DOT) Programme. The programme is intended to impart knowledge and skills to students on the evaluations, design, and fitting of different orthopaedic appliances, equipment and materials. It also aims to impart the correct attitude in students towards patient care.
Three credits passes out of Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Mathematics at 'O’ level. Credit pass in engineering subjects is also acceptable as the third credit pass.
Candidates must have certificate in lower limb Prosthetics or Orthotics and must have two credit passes in science subjects at “O” level.
INSTITUTE OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES
P.O. Box 65005
Dar es Salaam
Tel: Direct: +255 22 2152941, Tel. 2150302-6 (Ext. 1323 Director, Ext. 1322 OMS)