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Physiotherapy - licenciatura

The physiotherapist is responsible for the identification, prevention, recovery, re-education, capacitation and rehabilitation of disabilities originated by physical dysfunctions of musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, respiratory and neurologic nature, as well as psychological dysfunctions.

The aim of this professional is to develop maximum functionality and quality of life by designing programmes, selecting, planning and using techniques, educational methods and specific therapies based on motion, manual therapies and physical/natural means, chosen after analysing and assessing motion and posture.

 

Full-time
Accredited for: 6 in
26/07/2016

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726 Therapy and rehabilitation
Number: R/A-Ef-806/2011/AL01
Date:
01/01/2001
No. dispatch/concierge: 13331/2016
Date:
08/11/2016
1º Year
Curricular unit Period ECTS
Physiotherapy in Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions 1 1st Semester 16.0
Introduction to Physiotherapy 1st Semester 13.0
Physiotherapy in Cardiopulmonary Conditions 1 2st Semester 14.0
Physiotherapy in Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions 2 2st Semester 14.0
Clinical Education I Annual 3.0
2º Year
Curricular unit Period ECTS
Physiotherapy in Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions 3 1st Semester 14.0
Physiotherapy in Neurological Conditions 1 1st Semester 14.0
Physiotherapy in Neurological Conditions 2 2st Semester 14.0
Physiotherapy in Neurological Conditions 3 2st Semester 14.0
Clinical Education II Annual 3.0
3º Year
Curricular unit Period ECTS
Physiotherapy in Cardiopulmonary Conditions 2 1st Semester 15.0
Physiotherapy In Medical Surgical Conditions 1st Semester 15.0
Clinical Education III 2st Semester 16.0
Physiotherapy in The Community 2st Semester 14.0
4º Year
Curricular unit Period ECTS
Physiotherapy in Neuromusculoskeletal Conditions 4 1st Semester 12.0
2st Semester 12.0
Clinical Education IV Annual 38.0
Project in Physiotherapy Annual 11.0
Physiotherapists work in public and private healthcare institutions, such as hospitals, private practices, health centres and rehabilitation centres. Besides this, they can also work in sports centres, spas, schools of regular and special education, retirement homes, companies, or even follow a career in teaching and scientific research.

Entry Requirements Application Grade 95 points Tests for Admission 95 points One of the following combinations 02 Biology and Geology or 02 Biology and Geology + 07 Physics and Chemistry or 02 Biology and Geology + 19 Mathematics A Application Grade (Formula) High School Average Grade 50% Tests for Admission 50%   Prerequisites Medical Certificate Individual Health Survey 

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