Degree in Physiotherapy (2009)

240 credits - Faculty of Nursing and Physiotherapy
  This study programme will not be continued; new students will not be admitted. You can refer to the corresponding current study programme. .

Physiotherapy is the study and application of physical methods and agents aimed at promoting and maintaining health, preventing and treating illness, and recovery and rehabilitation of people throughout their lives. This requires expert attention be provided to those who are healthy as well as those suffering from some type of abnormality, deficiency, functional limitation, disability, handicap, or other physical or health affliction via specific methods, procedures, techniques, and instruments.

Physiotherapy, as a profession, has deep roots in European countries; it is a closed regulated health profession that works within its own sphere, as defined by the healthcare standards law.

This physiotherapy deree complies with Order CIN/2135/2008 of 3 July, BOE (Official State Gazette) of 19 July 2008.

Credit Summary

Core Training Mandatory Elective Subjects External Practicum Final Degree Project Total
  60   108   24   42   6 240

Subjects

First-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
21304 - Foundations of Applied Statistics in Health Sciences Basic training 6,0
21600 - Structure and Function of the Human Body Basic training 6,0
21601 - Conduct, Health and Quality of Live Basic training 6,0
21602 - Conceptual Bases and Methodologies for Health Sciences Basic training 6,0
21650 - Anatomy and Physiology of the Muscular-skeletal System Basic training 6,0
21651 - General Health Procedures Basic training 6,0
21652 - Applied Physics in Health Sciences Basic training 6,0
21653 - Anatomy and Physiology of the Nervous System Basic training 6,0
21654 - Palpation Anatomy and Image Diagnosis Basic training 6,0
21655 - Medical-Surgical Complaints Basic training 6,0
Second-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
21656 - Assessment Compulsory 6,0
21657 - General Procedures in Physiotherapy I Compulsory 6,0
21658 - Kinesitherapy Compulsory 6,0
21659 - Foundations of Physiotherapy and Community Physiotherapy Compulsory 6,0
21660 - Physiotherapy of Movement Compulsory 6,0
21661 - General Procedures in Physiotherapy II Compulsory 6,0
21662 - Public Health Compulsory 6,0
21663 - Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology Compulsory 6,0
21664 - Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology Compulsory 6,0
21665 - Neurological Physiotherapy I Compulsory 6,0
Third-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
21666 - Ethics and Health Legislation Compulsory 6,0
21667 - Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology Compulsory 6,0
21668 - Physiotherapy in Special Population Groups Compulsory 6,0
21669 - Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapy Compulsory 6,0
21670 - Neurological Physiotherapy II Compulsory 6,0
21671 - Hospital Stays Compulsory 6,0
21672 - Practicum Work Experience 12,0
21673 - Physiotherapy in Traumatology Physiotherapy, Orthopaedics and Rheumatology Compulsory 6,0
21674 - Neurological Physiotherapy III Compulsory 6,0
Fourth-year subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
21675 - Practicum II Work Experience 18,0
21676 - Final Degree Project Final Assignment 6,0
21691 - Practicum III Work Experience 12,0
Elective subjects
Name Type Credits Teaching
language
Period
21375 - English for Health and Behavioural Sciences Optional 6,0
21677 - Food, Physical Activity and Health Optional 3,0
21678 - Attention to Health in Sportspeople Optional 3,0
21679 - Ergonomics Optional 3,0
21680 - Complementary Therapies Optional 3,0
21681 - Physiotherapy Related Therapies Optional 3,0
21682 - Integral Attention to Disability and Chronicity Optional 3,0
21683 - Advanced Hydrotherapy Techniques Optional 3,0
21684 - Psychomotor Activity Optional 3,0
21685 - Proprioceptive Techniques Optional 3,0
21686 - Relaxation Techniques Optional 3,0
21687 - Assessment of Bodily Harm Optional 3,0
21688 - Management of Health Services and Centres Optional 3,0
21689 - Physiotherapy of the Stomatognathic System and in Deglutition Optional 3,0
21690 - Communication Strategies in Health Education Optional 3,0

Calendar, specified by time groups

No timetable group has been set for this curriculum