Degree in Physiotherapy

240 credits - Faculty of Nursing and Physiotherapy
  If you cannot find all of the information on the course that you are taking, check the old degree in Physiotherapy study programme.

Entry Profile

The characteristics students starting the Degree in Physiotherapy should have include:

  1. An interest in, sensibility, and respect for people and their diversity.
  2. The ability to relate to people, dialogue, and communicate.
  3. An ability for observation.
  4. Abilities for initiative, organisation, and management.
  5. Abilities for analysis, synthesis, and reflection.
  6. Social skills, and oral and written communication skills.
  7. Notions of English.

 

Entry information. Academic year 2018-19

Number of places: 60

Entry Requirements Preferences
Batxiller title or equivalent (PAU) * according to entry mark  
Title of Technician (FP - vocational training) ** according to entry mark  
Being over 25 years old and passing an entrance exam Health Sciences  
University Degree  
Being over 40, having accredited work experience, and passing an interview  
Being over 45 years old and passing an entrance exam and an interview  
University Transfer  
University Transfer or Course Transfer  
Overseas Qualifications  

Calculation of the entry mark
For courses with limited places, the admission mark is calculated according to the following criteria:
* Access with the Batxillerat high school diploma or equivalent (PAU) : the entry mark is calculated (out of 14 points) taking the entry mark and based on the weighting parameters of the two best marks (weighted average) for the subjects passed in the specific test (voluntary).
* Access with a technician diploma (vocational training) : the entry mark is calculated (out of 14 points) with the average mark from the vocational training course and based on the weighting parameters of the two best marks (weighted average) for the subjects passed in the specific test (voluntary).

Weighting Parameters

List of coefficients by course
Batxiller Course Parameter
Biology 0,2
Physics 0,2

Cut-off mark

Remark : The cut-off mark is calculated after the process of awarding places, and it depends on the relationship between the number of places offered for the degree programme and the demand that exists. If the demand is greater than what is offered, then the last student admitted determines the cut-off mark.

Other useful information

Validations

Credit Recognition and Transfer Committee for GFT2

Accreditation grid for first and second cycle curricula and new curricula (degree)

Table of equivalences by curriculum Degree in Physiotherapy (2016)

Physiotherapy
Physiotherapy Degree in Physiotherapy (2016)
  • 4735: Biochemistry and Basic Molecular Biology
  • 4736: Structure and Function of the Human Body I
22761: Anatomy General
  • 4735: Biochemistry and Basic Molecular Biology
  • 4736: Structure and Function of the Human Body I
  • 4737: Structure and Function of the Human Body II
  • 4741: Cytology and Human Histology
  • 22760: Anatomy of the Neuromuscular-skeletal System
  • 22761: Anatomy General
  • 22762: Human Physiology
  • 4737: Structure and Function of the Human Body II
  • 4741: Cytology and Human Histology
22762: Human Physiology
4738: Physiotherapy I
  • 21657: General Procedures in Physiotherapy I
  • 21658: Kinesitherapy
  • 21661: General Procedures in Physiotherapy II
  • 22765: Valuation Physiotherapy
  • 22767: Fundamentals of Physiotherapy
  • 4738: Physiotherapy I
  • 4740: Physiotherapy of Movement
21652: Applied Physics in Health Sciences
  • 4738: Physiotherapy I
  • 4743: Medico-Surgical Physiotherapy I
  • 4746: Physiotherapeutic Methodologies
  • 4750: Physiotherapy II
21654: Palpation Anatomy and Image Diagnosis
4739: Applied Psychosocial Sciences
22763: Psychosocial Sciences Applied to Physiotherapy
4740: Physiotherapy of Movement
21660: Physiotherapy of Movement
  • 4743: Medico-Surgical Physiotherapy I
  • 4746: Physiotherapeutic Methodologies
  • 4750: Physiotherapy II
  • 4751: Physiotherapy in the Disabled
  • 21663: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
  • 21664: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
  • 21665: Neurological Physiotherapy I
  • 21667: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
  • 21670: Neurological Physiotherapy II
  • 21673: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
  • 21674: Neurological Physiotherapy III
  • 4743: Medico-Surgical Physiotherapy I
  • 4746: Physiotherapeutic Methodologies
  • 4751: Physiotherapy in the Disabled
  • 21663: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
  • 21664: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
  • 21665: Neurological Physiotherapy I
4744: Hospital Stays I
22773: Prácticum I
4745: Public Health and Health Legislation
  • 21662: Public Health
  • 22764: Health Legislation
  • 4746: Physiotherapeutic Methodologies
  • 4748: Medico-Surgical Physiotherapy II
21669: Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapy
4747: Nursing Care in Physiotherapy
21651: General Health Procedures
4748: Medico-Surgical Physiotherapy II
21655: Medical-Surgical Complaints
4749: Hospital Stays II
21675: Practicum II
4751: Physiotherapy in the Disabled
21682: Integral Attention to Disability and Chronicity
4752: Health Care Ethics
22766: Ethics in Health Sciences
4757: Geriatrics and Physiotherapy
22770: Physiotherapy in Gerontology
4761: Psychomotor Activity
21684: Psychomotor Activity
4762: Relaxation Techniques
21686: Relaxation Techniques
4765: Community Physiotherapy
22768: Community Physiotherapy

Recognition of credits Physiotherapy towards Degree in Physiotherapy (2016)
subject Number of credits Type of credits
4751 - Physiotherapy in the Disabled 3
4760 - Manipulative Articular Physiotherapy 3 Optional
4760 - Manipulative Articular Physiotherapy 3
Degree in Physiotherapy (2009)
Degree in Physiotherapy (2009) Degree in Physiotherapy (2016)
21304: Foundations of Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
21304: Foundations of Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
21375: English for Health and Behavioural Sciences
21375: English for Health and Behavioural Sciences
21600: Structure and Function of the Human Body
22761: Anatomy General
21601: Conduct, Health and Quality of Live
22763: Psychosocial Sciences Applied to Physiotherapy
21602: Conceptual Bases and Methodologies for Health Sciences
  • 22771: Sources of Information in Health Sciences
  • 22772: Methodological Research Bases
21650: Anatomy and Physiology of the Muscular-skeletal System
22760: Anatomy of the Neuromuscular-skeletal System
21651: General Health Procedures
21651: General Health Procedures
21652: Applied Physics in Health Sciences
21652: Applied Physics in Health Sciences
21653: Anatomy and Physiology of the Nervous System
22762: Human Physiology
21654: Palpation Anatomy and Image Diagnosis
21654: Palpation Anatomy and Image Diagnosis
21655: Medical-Surgical Complaints
21655: Medical-Surgical Complaints
21656: Assessment
22765: Valuation Physiotherapy
21657: General Procedures in Physiotherapy I
21657: General Procedures in Physiotherapy I
21658: Kinesitherapy
21658: Kinesitherapy
21659: Foundations of Physiotherapy and Community Physiotherapy
  • 22767: Fundamentals of Physiotherapy
  • 22768: Community Physiotherapy
21660: Physiotherapy of Movement
21660: Physiotherapy of Movement
21661: General Procedures in Physiotherapy II
21661: General Procedures in Physiotherapy II
21662: Public Health
21662: Public Health
21663: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
21663: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
21664: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
21664: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
21665: Neurological Physiotherapy I
21665: Neurological Physiotherapy I
21666: Ethics and Health Legislation
  • 22764: Health Legislation
  • 22766: Ethics in Health Sciences
21667: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
21667: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
21668: Physiotherapy in Special Population Groups
  • 22769: Urogynecological Physiotherapy
  • 22770: Physiotherapy in Gerontology
21669: Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapy
21669: Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapy
21670: Neurological Physiotherapy II
21670: Neurological Physiotherapy II
21672: Practicum
22773: Prácticum I
21673: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
21673: Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology
21674: Neurological Physiotherapy III
21674: Neurological Physiotherapy III
21675: Practicum II
21675: Practicum II
21677: Food, Physical Activity and Health
21677: Food, Physical Activity and Health
21678: Attention to Health in Sportspeople
22778: Sports Physiotherapy
21679: Ergonomics
21679: Ergonomics
21680: Complementary Therapies
21680: Complementary Therapies
21681: Physiotherapy Related Therapies
21681: Physiotherapy Related Therapies
21682: Integral Attention to Disability and Chronicity
21682: Integral Attention to Disability and Chronicity
21683: Advanced Hydrotherapy Techniques
21683: Advanced Hydrotherapy Techniques
21684: Psychomotor Activity
21684: Psychomotor Activity
21685: Proprioceptive Techniques
21685: Proprioceptive Techniques
21686: Relaxation Techniques
21686: Relaxation Techniques
21687: Assessment of Bodily Harm
21687: Assessment of Bodily Harm
21688: Management of Health Services and Centres
21688: Management of Health Services and Centres
21689: Physiotherapy of the Stomatognathic System and in Deglutition
22779: Region Sorrowful Disorders Craniomandibular i Craniocervical
21690: Communication Strategies in Health Education
21690: Communication Strategies in Health Education
21691: Practicum III
21691: Practicum III

Recognition of credits Degree in Physiotherapy (2009) towards Degree in Physiotherapy (2016)
subject Number of credits Type of credits
21671 - Hospital Stays 6 Optional
Degree in Nursing (2016)
Degree in Nursing (2016) Degree in Physiotherapy (2016)
21375: English for Health and Behavioural Sciences
21375: English for Health and Behavioural Sciences
  • 21604: Social Determinants of Health
  • 21608: Communication and Health
  • 21619: Nursing in the Elderly
  • 22700: Anatomy
  • 22701: Psychosocial Sciences Applied to Health
  • 22702: Historical Bases of Nursing Professionals
  • 22703: Biochemistry and Nutrition
  • 22704: Education and Health Promotion
  • 22705: Human Physiology
  • 22706: Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
  • 22707: Ethics and Health Legislation
  • 22708: Methodology of Nursing Care
  • 22709: Epidemiology, Public Health and Community
  • 22710: Food and Diet Therapy
  • 22711: Pharmacology
  • 22712: Nursing in Adults I
  • 22713: Nursing in Adults II
  • 22714: Nursing in Adults III
  • 22715: Nursing in Adults IV
  • 22716: Nursing, Primary Care and Global Health
  • 22717: Psychiatric Nursing and Mental Health
  • 22718: Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • 22719: Nursing in Childhood and Adolescence and Family
  • 22721: Management of Nursing Services
  • 22722: Nursing in Adults V
  • 22723: Nursing in Adults VI
  • 22724: Palliative Care
22764: Health Legislation
21608: Communication and Health
21690: Communication Strategies in Health Education
22700: Anatomy
22761: Anatomy General
22701: Psychosocial Sciences Applied to Health
22763: Psychosocial Sciences Applied to Physiotherapy
  • 22704: Education and Health Promotion
  • 22709: Epidemiology, Public Health and Community
  • 21662: Public Health
  • 22768: Community Physiotherapy
22705: Human Physiology
22762: Human Physiology
22706: Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
21304: Foundations of Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
22707: Ethics and Health Legislation
22766: Ethics in Health Sciences
22712: Nursing in Adults I
21651: General Health Procedures
22714: Nursing in Adults III
21655: Medical-Surgical Complaints
22721: Management of Nursing Services
21688: Management of Health Services and Centres
22730: Final Degree Project
  • 22771: Sources of Information in Health Sciences
  • 22772: Methodological Research Bases

Degree in Nursing (2009)
Degree in Nursing (2009) Degree in Physiotherapy (2016)
21304: Foundations of Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
21304: Foundations of Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
21375: English for Health and Behavioural Sciences
21375: English for Health and Behavioural Sciences
21600: Structure and Function of the Human Body
22761: Anatomy General
21601: Conduct, Health and Quality of Live
22763: Psychosocial Sciences Applied to Physiotherapy
21602: Conceptual Bases and Methodologies for Health Sciences
  • 22771: Sources of Information in Health Sciences
  • 22772: Methodological Research Bases
21605: Structure and Function of the Human Body II
22762: Human Physiology
21607: Ethics and Health Legislation
  • 22764: Health Legislation
  • 22766: Ethics in Health Sciences
21608: Communication and Health
21690: Communication Strategies in Health Education
21616: Management of Nursing Services
21688: Management of Health Services and Centres
21617: Nursing in Adults II
21655: Medical-Surgical Complaints
21618: Nursing in Adults III
21682: Integral Attention to Disability and Chronicity

Degree in Psychology
Degree in Psychology Degree in Physiotherapy (2016)
21300: General Psychology
22763: Psychosocial Sciences Applied to Physiotherapy
21304: Foundations of Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
21304: Foundations of Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
21308: Research Methods and Data Analysis in Psychology
22772: Methodological Research Bases
21375: English for Health and Behavioural Sciences
21375: English for Health and Behavioural Sciences
21600: Structure and Function of the Human Body
22761: Anatomy General

Nursing Studies (1997)
Nursing Studies (1997) Degree in Physiotherapy (2016)
1700: Foundations of Nursing
21651: General Health Procedures
  • 1701: Anatomy and Physiology
  • 1702: Human Biology
  • 1703: Biochemistry and Biophysics
  • 22761: Anatomy General
  • 22762: Human Physiology
1705: Biostatistics
21304: Foundations of Applied Statistics in Health Sciences
1706: Applied Psychosocial Sciences
22763: Psychosocial Sciences Applied to Physiotherapy
  • 1707: Legislation and Professional Ethics
  • 1710: Community Nursing II
  • 1715: Health Promotion
  • 1717: Community Nursing III
  • 21662: Public Health
  • 22764: Health Legislation
  • 22766: Ethics in Health Sciences
  • 22768: Community Physiotherapy

Automatic accreditation between higher technical programmes and university courses

Automatic accreditation of credits between courses on higher degree training cycles from the professional groups in the Balearic Islands and university degree courses in Degree in Physiotherapy

CFGS .
Subject Credits
22761 - Anatomy General 6
Electives 6
Total 12
CFGS .
Subject Credits
Electives 6
Total 6
CFGS .
Subject Credits
Electives 6
Total 6
CFGS .
Subject Credits
Electives 6
Total 6
CFGS .
Subject Credits
22761 - Anatomy General 6
Electives 6
Total 12
CFGS .
Subject Credits
Electives 6
Total 6
CFGS .
Subject Credits
Electives 6
Total 6
CFGS .
Subject Credits
Electives 6
Total 6

Accreditation of English Skills

In order to be awarded the degree, students must show that they have reached a level of English by the end of their course that equates to level B2 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), in accordance with how this requirement is stipulated in the curriculum. The different ways to attain this are:

  1. passing the specific English language course on the curriculum.
  2. handing in a certificate or accreditation, recognised by the UIB, which shows the student has obtained a minimum level of English equivalent to B2 in the CEFR.
  3. passing a set number of subjects taught in English on the degree course.
  4. passing a set number of subjects taught in English on a mobility programme .

More information .

Academic Accreditation Committee