Master in Physiotherapy

Lithuanian Sports University

Program Description

Master in Physiotherapy

Lithuanian Sports University

LANGUAGE OF STUDIES

English (minimum B-level in English)

CREDITS

120 ECTS

DURATION

2 years (Full-time)

PREREQUISITES

Higher University education, Bachelor's degree in Rehabilitation/Physiotherapy, qualification of a physiotherapist

OBJECTIVES

Based on international achievements in fundamental and applied interdisciplinary sciences and technologies, the aim of this programme is to train advanced professionals in physiotherapy who will be able to apply up-to-date scientific evidence-based diagnostic methods in clinical practice, perform prevention of injuries and illness, raise hypotheses, initiate and implement biomedical research, develop local and international projects, supervise physiotherapists, work in private practice and continue studies at postgraduate level.

TOPICS

  • Conceptual Framework and Differential Diagnosis in Physiotherapy
  • Methodology and Statistics in Biomedical Research
  • Modern Rehabilitation Technologies
  • Sports and Alternative Medicine
  • Non-communicable Diseases and Clinical Pharmacology
  • Sports Physiotherapy
  • Biology of Physical Activity and Fitness
  • Business Management and Law
  • Master Thesis

COMPETENCES

  • Scientific knowledge and management of ideas
  • Communication: social and academic integration
  • Leadership and management of changes
  • Life-long professional learning and personal development
  • Evaluation of complex patient conditions and application of advanced methodologies of physiotherapy
  • Planning and implementation of research and publishing of findings
  • Organization and management of projects
  • Management and entrepreneurship

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates will be will be able to work in health care and education institutions, professional organisations, sports and health centres and will be qualified to continue their studies towards PhD in biomedical sciences.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 4, 2015
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