Bachelor Degree in Physiotherapy

Top 35 Bachelor Degrees in Physiotherapy 2017

Physiotherapy

A bachelor’s degree is an academic certification obtained after completing a program of study lasting three to seven years. It is often sought by students who wish to continue studying and obtain higher degrees.

What is a Bachelor in Physiotherapy? Physiotherapy, or physical therapy, is the practice of using exercise and movement, either coached or mechanically assisted, to facilitate recovery from illness or injury. It also encompasses examination and diagnosis to determine what therapy is necessary, and the research and development of new methods of physical rehabilitation. A bachelor’s degree program in physiotherapy usually involves the study of the sciences behind practices, such as anatomy, psychology and physics, as well as medical courses more specific to the field. There is also a hands-on component involving observation and assistance in certified medical facilities.

Degree holders will be able to find many more opportunities, such as employment in hospitals, health centers or facilities specifically dedicated to physical therapy. They can also work in private practice for further specialization, which tends to yield higher salaries. Additionally, a bachelor’s degree in this area can create opportunities for further medical study.

The financial toll of this course of study is dependent on variables such as the country you live in or which school you choose to attend. Research your options and contact your desired school for specific information.

In addition to obtaining work in certified general medical facilities, physical therapists are also afforded a wide number of options for specialized work. This can include physiotherapy exclusively catering to sports injuries, pediatric therapy, obstetrics or orthopedics, among other areas. These jobs can fall under the auspices of government, commercial industry or the educational sector.

If you are interested in work in this field and are looking to enroll in a program of study for a bachelor’s degree in physiotherapy, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Physical Therapy Degree

Universidad Santa Paula
Campus Full time 28 months February 2017 Costa Rica San José

The profession of physical therapy is seen as a discipline of rehabilitation, however, physical therapy involves the assessment, evaluation, treatment and prevention of functional limitations (disabilities), dysfunction of movement, pain, illness or injury or any health condition related. [+]

Bachelors in Physiotherapy. The profession of physical therapy is seen as a discipline of rehabilitation, however, physical therapy involves the assessment, evaluation, treatment and prevention of functional limitations (disabilities), dysfunction of movement, pain, illness or injury or any health condition related. Information: Physical Therapy is a profession health area framed within the human development and dedicated to the study and application of physical actions Motor Humanities, the use of natural forces and the physical elements all developed from several areas including the promotion of health, prevention of (injury / disability) and recovery capacity through rehabilitation. It is characterized by seeking the appropriate development of the functions that produce the systems of the human body from birth to the last stages of life and manifested in actions that make up the relationship and integration of the individual with the social and environmental. The purpose of physical therapy is to seek the integration of the individual with the social and environmental through optimal performance in their motor and sensory physical actions, which will allow the human being to assume different roles in society throughout their existence, optimize the quality of life and social development. Professional profile: At the end of their studies the physical therapist will have the skills and competencies necessary to meet the needs of the context and society. Some of the specific knowledge of their profession include: Mastery of all the techniques and procedures for reviews of their own discipline. Conform to the limitations of the environment and empower existing resources Making decisions on relevant and emerging assessments. Skills to develop diagnostic skills and physical motor-individual and collective performance of human beings. Ability to infer intervention and elucidate on the prognosis of a human motor physical problem. Using therapeutic exercise in search of a viable and satisfying for people kinetic human development. Discerning the modifiable factors of human kinetic operation. Domina all procedures towards the human, manifest kinetic development in the health of people. Assess, refer and address susceptible to acquiring diseases predictable people. Develop and promote outpatient and residential services. appropriate prescription of physical agents and electrotherapy according to the condition of their patients. [-]

Bachelor - Sport Studies

Hanze University of Applied Sciences - Groningen, the Netherlands
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Groningen

Formerly known as Sports, Health and Management. Starting next academic year, the new name for the bachelor programme Sports, Health and Management will be Sport Studies. [+]

Sports, Health and Management: www.hanzegroningen.eu/shm Formerly known as Sports, Health and Management. Starting next academic year, the new name for the bachelor programme Sports, Health and Management will be Sport Studies. Hanze UAS is part of a conglomerate of eight national universities of applies sciences, that have levelled the playing field of sports education. To provide prospects, current students, stakeholders and the professional field with a less ambiguous message concerning the content of our programme, all sport related studies within the Netherlands have changed their name accordingly. Sport Studies at Hanze UAS in Groningen is a three year bachelor's programme that teaches students to be a skilled sports professional. If you are passionate about sports and interested in the health industry, Sport Studies is definitely the programme for you! Programme overview The Institute of Sport Studies offers a three year bachelor's programme, made up of 180 European Credits. The programma prepares you to be an innovative professional in the dynamic field of sport, health and management. You learn to put health on the agenda of individuals, organisations and society at large. You develop influental skills and manage related projects and organisations but you are also capable of coaching and offering advice to others. These broad competences are reflected in the programme. Therefore, you will acquire a wide range of competences in which subjects like policy, entrepreneurship and marketing alternate with subjects like behaviour and physical activity. Just want to follow a semester? You also have the opportunity to follow specific courses for just one semester as well. For example through a minor and/or as an exchange student. The following semesters are offered: 1. Health Enhancing Physical Activity (first semester academic year) 2. Policy and Entrepreneurship (first semester academic year) Career opportunities Students who have finished the Sport Studies programme have a large range of possible career options. Since the programme focuses on a wide perspective in terms of subjects concerning sport, health and management, students can expect to find or create jobs within this wide area. Possible jobs will focus on for example training and coaching, policy, management, consultancy, entrepreneurship, life style coaching and healthy ageing. Many students, finishing their Sport Studies programme, actually create new jobs themselves. Students develop a large range of competences, and function very well in positions that involve many different responsibilities. [-]

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.P.T)

Gulf Medical University
Campus Full time 4 years United Arab Emirates Ajman

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Bachelors in Physiotherapy. The development of a need based educational system will transform the society and lead it into the fast developing world. All developed nations of the world have reached their present level of growth only through development of science and technology with properly planned educational systems of excellence. Goals The student should acquire knowledge and understanding of health and its promotion and of disease, injury and disability. Its prevention and management in the context of the whole individual and his or her place in the family and in society. The student should acquire and become proficient in physiotherapy skills such as the ability to select strategies for cure and care: adopt restorative and rehabilitative measurers for maximum possible independence of a patient at home, work place and in the community. The student should acquire and demonstrate attitudes necessary for the achievement of high standards of physiotherapy practice both in relation to the provision of care of individuals and populations and to his or her own personal development. Eligibility of Admission Candidates for admission to the first year of the degree courses in B.P.T. should have passed the Higher Secondary Certificate (H.S.C.) Examination or Advanced Supplementary (AS) level Examination after a period of 12 years of study with Biology, Chemistry and Physics as the main subjects or any other examinations considered equivalent with proficiency in English. Candidates who have passed the advanced supplementary (AS) level examination with two of the subjects (Physics,Chemistry and Biology) will be considered eligible for admission provided they have completed all the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) in their O levels. Age limit for Admission A candidate seeking admission to these courses should have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission. The applicant should be proficient in spoken and written English and Science terminology. The applicant must produce documentary proof of having passed the TOEFL or equivalent examination in English Language proficiency with a minimum TOEFL score of 500 (written) or its equivalent. The Physiotherapists Physiotherapists (PTs) are health care professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives. PTs examine each individual and develop a plan using treatment techniques to promote the ability to move, reduce pain, restore function and prevent disability. In addition, PTs work with individuals to prevent the loss of mobility before it occurs by developing fitness and wellness oriented programs for healthier and more active lifestyle. All PTs must receive a graduate degree from an accredited Physiotherapy program before taking the licensure evaluation that allows them to practice. Where Do Physiotherapists Practice? Although many Physiotherapists practice in hospitals, over 80 percent practice in: Outpatient clinics Inpatient rehabilitation facilities Skilled nursing, extended care or sub-acute facilities Rehabilitation homes Old age homes Educators or research centers Schools Hospitals Industrial, workplace or other occupational environments Fitness centers and sports training facilities [-]

Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Vincent Pol University in Lublin, Poland
Campus Full time Part time 6 semesters February 2017 Poland Lublin + 1 more

Graduates of Bachelor of Physiotherapy program gain knowledge and professional preparation in accordance with the requirements being in effect in health protection. [+]

Bachelor of Physiotherapy with the possibility of enrolment on Master Studies

On 23 July 2003, the Minister of Science and Higher Education has given permission Vincent Pol University in Lublin to pursue an undergraduate degree in Physiotherapy. Studies in this field are Bachelor's degree programmes and take six semesters.

Physiotherapy is a health care profession concerned with human function and movement. It is a highly competitive field of healthcare that covers treatment in a wide range of different settings. Physiotherapists work as practitioners using core skills in exercise therapy, manual therapy and electro-physical modalities helping a wide range of people who are affected by injury, illness or by disability. Working as a Physiotherapist requires dedication and motivation. A strong aptitude for problem solving is necessary along with plenty of patience as many cases will require long-term treatment. Good people skills, particularly communication, are absolutely essential. ... [-]


Bachelor Degree in Physiotherapy

The Department of European Studies “Jean Monnet“
Online & Campus Combined Full time 3 years December 2017 Switzerland Locarno

Physiotherapy is an autonomous profession whose practitioners should work in an open and equal professional relationship with other health professionals. Physiotherapists assess patients and then plan and implement treatment using various forms of physical resources (movement, electricity, water, heat, minerals, mud, climatic conditions, ultrasound, laser) in cooperation with the patients or users and their families, under the supervision and under the direction of medical doctors-specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation. The curriculum is adapted to the modern needs of the profession, is appropriate for the student's abilities and current needs of modern health care and health tourism. Duration of study: The course lasts for six (6) semesters. Three (3) academic years Credits: 180 ECTS [+]

Bachelors in Physiotherapy. Competency achieved upon completion of the proposed studies After completing three years or six semesters (180 ECTS) of undergraduate study in Physiotherapy, students will be competent to organize and implement models application of physiotherapy which are trained for independent work in medical institutions, health-rehabilitation centers, professional sport clubs and other facilities for health tourism. The Bachelor in physiotherapy qualify themselves with their education for participation in the rehabilitation team work through: - Assessment of the status of the user and the need for physiotherapy treatment - Conduct kinesiometry and other measurements in order to diagnose functions of the locomotor system - Planning and Programming physiotherapy treatments - The application of special physiotherapy treatments according to the needs of users - Evaluation of the effects of treatment - Participation in education physiotherapists and other health professionals - Participating in research in the field of physical therapy - Training for teamwork, especially for interdisciplinary model in solving users problems - Continue of their own education - Work on the improvement of the profession. Studies program should help future physiotherapists: - the acquisition of humanistic and holistic approach to the person who is in the treatment of physical therapy, - achieve sensitivity to individual needs and preferences, -in action according to established or identified needs, - to provide the skills, - the foundation of practice on knowledge, - to develop critical thinking, - to encourage interest in continuing professional development. - to encourage scientific research in the field of physiotherapy Linkage studies with basic and modern skills and profession The physical therapy profession involves care for persons of all ages in health. Physiotherapists are now far more than just a hospital staff responsible for carrying out the program prescribed by a doctor and therefore there is a growing need for advanced knowledge and learning about new technologies in the field of communication, assessment and treatment. [-]

Bachelor in Physiotherapy

Charles University Faculty of Physical Education and Sport
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The graduate in physiotherapy is qualified for a paramedical health care profession. S/he is allowed to provide treatment within preventive, diagnostic, remedial and rehabilitation care, which can be provided in medical facilities of all types, including rehabilitation institutions and specialized departments, social care facilities, spas and sports facilities. [+]

The graduate in physiotherapy is qualified for a paramedical health care profession. S/he is allowed to provide treatment within preventive, diagnostic, remedial and rehabilitation care, which can be provided in medical facilities of all types, including rehabilitation institutions and specialized departments, social care facilities, spas and sports facilities. S/he is endowed with practical skills within the full extent of physiotherapy, acts independently and uses a broad spectrum of physiotherapeutic methods, including therapeutic procedures based on physical agents. S/he is able to assess the effect of the therapy applied. The therapist is endowed with knowledge and skills that comply with the WCPT regulations. Description of the entrance examination and evaluation criteria The process of admission is conducted via a postal form. The Admission Committee decides on acceptance or non-acceptance without the applicant’s presence. The decision is based on the complete documents sent by the applicant, or on the results of the applicant’s discontinued studies at the Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Charles University (UK FTVS). Conditions for admission The applicant is required to send an Application Form and a Letter of Motivation together with: a/ a sport doctor’s confirmation, b/ for the Bachelor study programme – a certificate of educational background, required by the Act on Higher Education (e.g. a national secondary school leaving exam certificate, or a ‘nostrification’ (Czech Republic recognition of secondary education), c/ curriculum vitae and a letter(s) of recommendation for study, d/ internationally recognised certificate(s) proving the applicant’s English language skills. Information on the exercise of graduates The graduate in physiotherapy is qualified for a paramedical health care profession. S/he is allowed to provide treatment within preventive, diagnostic, remedial and rehabilitation care, which can be provided in medical facilities of all types, including rehabilitation institutions and specialized departments, social care facilities, spas and sports facilities. S/he is endowed with practical skills within the full extent of physiotherapy, acts independently and uses a broad spectrum of physiotherapeutic methods, including therapeutic procedures based on physical agents. S/he is able to assess the effect of the therapy applied. The therapist is endowed with knowledge and skills that comply with the WCPT regulations. [-]

Bachelor of Applied Science (Physical Activity Health and Wellness)

Otago Polytechnic
Campus Full time Part time 3 years February 2017 New Zealand Dunedin + 1 more

Keen to encourage people to lead healthier lifestyles? Want to prepare for a career in the sports science, health and wellness or fitness industries? [+]

Bachelors in Physiotherapy. Keen to encourage people to lead healthier lifestyles? Want to prepare for a career in the sports science, health and wellness or fitness industries? Follow this unique degree pathway and develop the required skills, knowledge and expertise to enter these allied health industries. Physical activity and lifestyle interventions are well-recognised as essential elements in the promotion of good health and disease prevention, and this pioneering programme has been designed to provide a health workforce that meets the future demands of a diverse population in a modern society. With a strong emphasis on applied learning, acquire practical experience and a variety of transferable skills to enhance your employment potential. Job opportunities may arise in health services, education, administration or community care services, and you could play an integral part in primary prevention, rehabilitation and care, lifestyle promotion, personal training and work place wellness facilitation. Alternatively, use this qualification as a springboard into postgraduate study and research projects. Develop the theoretical knowledge, critical thinking and reflective practice necessary to work as a wellness professional in Aotearoa New Zealand and the global context. With hard work and experience, you could even set your sights on becoming a private consultant in your own practice. Benefit from the chance to gain valuable industry insight and forge important relationships during a work placement that integrates academic learning with hands-on practice. Learn in a stimulating and supportive environment where the focus is on ensuring you have the best chance of success through innovative teaching techniques and a range of assessment modes. International: NZD 19,450 (first year) Skills required Self-motivation and a good work ethic The ability to get on well with people Adaptability and openness to new ideas Good communication skills. Entry requirements You must have a current First Aid Certificate before you can commence practical work. International students will be individually assessed to ensure they meet degree-level entry requirements and must have achieved the equivalent of Year 13 biology, human biology or physical education (other sciences may be considered). If English is not your first language, you must also demonstrate English language skills equivalent to an IELTS overall band score (academic) of 6.0, with no band score less than 6.0. Additional documentation Please note that you are required to complete a declaration regarding criminal convictions for the purpose of a work placement. A full police check may also be requested from you by a placement provider. Selection procedure Where the number of successful applicants exceeds the places available, a waiting list will be maintained in order of the application date. Applicants will be offered a position in waiting list order. Additional costs You will be required to spend approximately $1,000 per year on textbooks and clothing, and pay any costs associated with travelling to work placements. Further study Choose to continue learning and take the opportunity to bridge across into other Otago Institute of Sport and Adventure programmes. Alternatively, increase your career prospects by applying for postgraduate studies at other tertiary institutions. Programme specific risks During the programme, you will be provided with information identifying potential risks. These include accident or injury due to lifting weights, fatigue and/or exhaustion due to training/testing, exam- or assessment-related stress and stress from working with special populations. You will study Practical education is a critical part of this programme and will underpin teaching at all levels. Practicals are embedded in the majority of first and second year courses and work placements are offered in year two and three. Through innovative methods of blended delivery and e-learning, study a broad range of topics and produce a Personal Development Portfolio to evidence your formative learning, transferable skills and professional practice. Career opportunities: Upon successful completion of this qualification, you will be able to seek employment in the following areas/positions: Physical activity development Lifestyle consultancy Physical activity prescription specialist Health promotion Public health research Teaching District Health Boards, health centres, ACC, non-governmental organisations, government agencies (Ministry of Health, Sport and Recreation New Zealand), local council programmes Private Consultant - maybe in your own private practice Postgraduate study and research opportunities in fields related to health promotion, physical activity, health and wellness. FAQ/Answers What is the minimum/maximum age to apply? There is no maximum age to apply, provided that you are a genuine student. Usually, students beginning their programmes are at least 18 years of age. How long will my study take? Undergraduate degrees are three years, diplomas are usually two years and certificates are one year. Graduate and postgraduate qualifications can take one to two years to complete. What about international recognition? All of our qualifications are recognised internationally. You are able to take your Otago Polytechnic undergraduate degree and apply to other national and international tertiary institutions for graduate and postgraduate study. How much can I earn as a student? Those students who are eligible to work while studying may get causal jobs in areas like hospitality or other service industries. Your hourly wage is likely to be between NZD$13-15. What do I need for my student visa? Your Otago Polytechnic Offer of Place letter. This letter means you have been accepted to study. It also states your course fee, which you must pay first to your nearest New Zealand embassy, consulate or immigration office. You will then receive a receipt of payment from us. You must submit these two documents (your Offer of Place and your receipt of fees), along with evidence that you have sufficient funds for living expenses, and a return international air ticket or evidence of sufficient funds to buy one, to your nearest New Zealand embassy, consulate or immigration office. For programmes longer than 24 months, you will also need to provide very recent medical and x-ray certificates. If you are over 17 years of age, you will need a police certificate to show that you are of good character. See the New Zealand Immigration website for more details. Streamlined visa applications now open! If you are an international student who will apply for your student visa from outside of New Zealand, you might be eligible for the streamlined visa process offered by Immigration New Zealand (INZ). This allows your visa application to be processed faster by INZ because Otago Polytechnic nominates you as a suitable candidate (INZ will decide the outcome and the processing time). Once you have received your Offer of Place from Otago Polytechnic, you may apply for a streamlined visa nomination letter from us. For more information and to submit an application, click here. What happens when I finish my degree? Students who have completed their degree in the normal time and have a job offer related to their studies can apply for a work visa for another two years. This entitles you to work in the job you have been offered, and may help you qualify for residence. What about applying for New Zealand residency? If you meet the requirements of the current immigration policy in New Zealand, it is possible for you to apply for residence at any time. Immigration policy encourages students who have completed their degree in New Zealand to apply for permanent residence. Is there an application fee? No. How long does it take to apply? We suggest you apply at least three to four months before your programme starts so that you are organised to arrive on time. What do I need to include in my application? Your English language test results: IELTS, TOEFL or TOIEC. We also require certified copies of any academic results you have from your overseas high school or university. We may also require your curriculum vitae or a portfolio, depending on your programme entry requirements. [-]

Bachelor In Physiotherapy

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 10 semesters March 2017 Brazil Aracaju

Attend physical therapy is to keep moving health, promoting daily exercise for the body to function well and the mind is not tired. The overall knowledge of human beings, their structures and functions is the starting point to transform lives through rehabilitation. [+]

Attend physical therapy is to keep moving health, promoting daily exercise for the body to function well and the mind is not tired. The overall knowledge of human beings, their structures and functions is the starting point to transform lives through rehabilitation. The Physical Therapy Course of Facipe is centered Care model to the current Health, where social demands identify the need for greater supply of physical therapists, thus contributing to the promotion, protection, maintenance and restoration of health. Job market Concern about the health and well-being are constant, so there is a growing demand for professional physical therapy. The relentless pursuit of quality of life through the prevention or treatment of diseases and injuries, has prompted professionals able to work in several areas. Studies by the World Health Organization - WHO point out that a country of 160 million inhabitants should count on 160 000 physiotherapists. However, Brazil only has 40,000 professionals across the country, which confirms the rapid and guaranteed insertion possibilities. Methods such as RPG, Pilates, Manual Therapy, crochetagem enable various treatment options beyond traditional physical therapy. The search for a perfect body and the daily emergence of new technologies has enabled new fronts in physiotherapy dermato functional. Both the public and private sector proffer workspaces for physiotherapists, with starting salaries higher than the R $ 1,500.00 for 30 hours. Throughout the career average salary exceeds R $ 10,000.00. Study in Facipe is to be ahead of your time and aim for a future of many achievements. Occupation area The physiotherapist works in prevention, cure and rehabilitation of the functional physical capacity of the patient. A professional who makes up multidisciplinary teams and work in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, sports clubs, industries, schools and research centers. Vocational training in Facipe enables the performance in several areas, from orthopedics and traumatology, seeking to speed up the recovery of movement and reduction of pain until the aesthetics, wellness offering and quality of life through facial and body treatments. Treat boarding critically ill patients in ICUs; prevent and rehabilitate injuries in athletes or work-related; care for patients in pre- and postoperative are other possibilities. The profession is supervised by the Federal Council of Physical Therapy - COFFITO - as well as by the regional councils. You can also follow the academic career, ever thought about being a researcher or teacher? The area is vast and the choice is yours! General objective Train professionals generalists, humanists, reflective critical, with autonomy and insight to work with quality, efficiency, enabling the promotion, prevention, recovery and rehabilitation of health in the environment in which he lives, ensuring the quality and humanization of care provided to individuals, families and poor communities with ethical principles and values. Specific objectives Develop skills and abilities for evaluations and physical therapy evaluations, interpreting preliminary clinical and laboratory tests, prepare functional kinetic diagnosis, tracing goals, choose and decide on appropriate conduct with technical and scientific knowledge; Encourage research work and scientific research that contribute to the advancement and improvement of the evolutionary understanding of the patient as a whole; Take actions to develop the multidisciplinary team work, understanding and interaction with other areas of health, and to develop the student's ethical commitment, accountability, management, speech and communication correctly, effective and accountable; Develop creativity to use techniques and maneuvers, especially in places or entities that do not have own resources; Research, develop and use new technologies to apply in different areas of physiotherapy; Use values ​​and attitudes based on ethical principles relevant to professional practice; Encourage the development of skills and abilities in planning and management of specific sectors of Physiotherapy, whether private, public or private. [-]

Bachelor in Kinesiology

Fresno Pacific University
Campus Full time August 2017 USA Fresno

Fascinated by the human body and its capacity to develop athletic prowess, you want to pursue a career in sports or fitness. As a kinesiology major at Fresno Pacific University, you’ll have the opportunity to choose from various emphases to tailor your education experience and career path. You’ll study human movement—anatomy and mechanics—and learn the latest in training methods, as well as advanced therapeutic... [+]

Bachelors in Physiotherapy. Bachelor in Kinesiology Fascinated by the human body and its capacity to develop athletic prowess, you want to pursue a career in sports or fitness. As a kinesiology major at Fresno Pacific University, you’ll have the opportunity to choose from various emphases to tailor your education experience and career path. You’ll study human movement—anatomy and mechanics—and learn the latest in training methods, as well as advanced therapeutic exercises and rehabilitation techniques. Highlights A new Human Performance Lab which offers hands-on experience in classes such as biomechanics, physiology of exercise and motor learning Opportunities for internships and practicums in schools, health clubs and physical or occupation therapy organizations Integration of Christian faith and biblical principles as expressed through sports and fitness Preparation for graduate school Concentrations Exercise Physiology Exercise Science Fitness Management Physical Education Teaching Pre-Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy Career opportunities Graduates of our kinesiology program are prepared to enter the fields of exercise science, to become a personal trainer or coach. Many go on to pursue teaching or occupational physical therapy. [-]

Bachelor in Exercise and Sports Science

Marian University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Indianapolis

Through hands-on and experiential learning, our degree programs are designed to help you prepare for professional careers in human health and wellness--from weekend warriors to professional athletes. [+]

Bachelor in Exercise and Sports Science Prepare for careers in health, exercise, competitive sports, sport administration, and management. As a student in the Exercise and Sports Science (ESS) program at Marian University, you can choose from two degree programs: Bachelor of Science in Sport Performance Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science We also help you prepare for nationally recognized professional certifications based on your academic and career goals. Why study sport performance? Through hands-on and experiential learning, our degree programs are designed to help you prepare for professional careers in human health and wellness--from weekend warriors to professional athletes. Sport performance students will complete coursework in a variety of clinical settings including health clubs, corporate fitness, athletic performance centers, or cardiac rehabilitation programs. Between our curriculum and hands-on learning experiences, you'll be prepared to complete professional certifications that will be attractive to a variety of employers. With additional course work, you can seek advanced degrees in physical therapy, athletic training, exercise research, and other sport-health related fields. What are my career paths? Health Educator Physical Therapist* Occupational Therapist* Physical Education Teacher Sports Performance Specialist Athletic Trainer* Corporate Wellness Athletic Director Rehabilitation specialist Group Exercise Instructors Wellness Coach Exercise Physiology* Fitness Director *Advanced degree required Why study exercise science? Our bachelor's program in exercise science is designed to prepare you for careers in areas of physical activity--to help athletes become better athletes, help those injured to safely return to activity, and to research new approaches to exercise and physical activity. You will explore a variety of career and professional practice paths that lead to becoming an exercise scientist. If you know that you want to pursue graduate study in a master's or doctoral program, we can help you choose specific elective courses that will help you succeed. What are my career paths? Personal trainer Exercise specialist Rehabilitation specialist Corporate Wellness Fitness Director Athletic Director Occupational Therapist* Physical Therapist* Athletic Trainer* Exercise Physiology** *Advanced professional degree required **Advanced graduate (M.S. or Ph.D.) required Certification Opportunities Depending on your personal and professional goals, our expert faculty will help you prepare for a range of professional certifications. These are just a few: Sport Specific: USA Footballa: For those going into the coaching of football USA Track and Field: For those going into the coaching of track and field Activity Specific: Crossfit Level I coach: For those who want to know how to coach all the movements involved in Crossfit training USA Weightlifting: For those who want to incorporate the techniques of Olympic-style weightlifting into their coaching Strength and Conditioning: National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA): One of the most commonly desired certifications Starting Strength Coach (SSC): This certification focuses solely on whole-body strength Personal Trainer: There are several nationally-recognized certifications available American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM): Among the most common are: Certified Exercise Physiologist Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist Credential in Exercise is Medicine [-]

Bachelor Degree in Chiropractic

Barcelona College of Chiropractic - BCC
Campus Full time 5 - 5 years September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The BCC curriculum – With the assistance of curriculum development experts, and with feedback from major stakeholders, the BCC has developed its unique curriculum that strives to marry the discipline of chiiropractic with advanced teaching, learning and assesment strategies. [+]

Bachelors in Physiotherapy. The BCC curriculum – With the assistance of curriculum development experts, and with feedback from major stakeholders, the BCC has developed its unique curriculum that strives to marry the discipline of chiiropractic with advanced teaching, learning and assesment strategies. Bilingual College BCC is an international college with two oficial languages – Spanish and English. During the first year, the College provides simultaneously translated lectures and supportive language courses, to enable students to follow classes while improving their language. During the last two years, most theory clases are taught in English while practical experience takes place in Spanish. Personal Development Planning and Reflective Practice These modules aim to enhance the students’ ability to understand what and how they are learning and to help them review, plan and take responsability for their own learning, while discovering leadership, team building and scientific reasoning skills. Science, Art and Phylosophy Traditionally, chiropractic was based on three fundamental pillars: Philosophy, Science and Art. Finding the balance between these three pillars in developing the curriculum is a priority for our academic team. In keeping with chiropractic principles, the curriculum combines the study of basic and clinical sciences with a deep reflection on the body’s ability to optimise health. Research From the beginning our curriculum enables students to acquire understandand practice of the scientific investigation, evidence-informed practice and critical/ analytical thinking. As a result, students are well prepared for carrying out a major research Project in the final years of the programme of the study. Clinical Experience Early contact with patients is essential and thus, the BCC offers its students the oppportunity to observe and interact with experienced chiropractors caring for patients in the BCC Chiropractic Centre. Throughout the 4th and 5th years students, provide evidence- based chiropractic care to patients whilst under the close supervision of well trained professionals. [-]

BA Hons in Biokinetics

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 1 year February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg

The course content for the Honours programme comprises Research Methodology, Biokinetics Practice, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, Chronic Exercise, Clinical Exercise Science Conditions, Pathophysiology, Physiology and Physical Wellness. [+]

The course content for the Honours programme comprises Research Methodology, Biokinetics Practice, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, Chronic Exercise, Clinical Exercise Science Conditions, Pathophysiology, Physiology and Physical Wellness. Admission requirements A three-year Degree in Human Movement Studies. Contact details Name: Prof L Lategan Tel: 011 559 6966 / Email: leonl@uj.ac.za [-]

Bachelor in Physiotherapy

University of Information Technology and Management
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Poland Rzeszów

Overview of disability issues in medical and social, economic, and psychological aspects of disability, issues of physical therapy and its role in modern medicine, the role of medical diagnostics for the needs of treatment and physiotherapy, and choosing and ... [+]

Bachelor in PhysiotheraphyGeneral PhysiotherapyOverview of disability issues in medical and social, economic, and psychological aspects of disability, issues of physical therapy and its role in modern medicine, the role of medical diagnostics for the needs of treatment and physiotherapy, and choosing and performing examinations and tests necessary to choose physiotherapeutic means. The role and significance of primary and secondary prophylaxis in preventing 21st-century civilisation diseases, and the role of pro-health education of the society.Orthopaedic SuppliesThe construction, functioning, use and principles of selecting orthopaedic devices. Teaching the competences and skills in describing and interpreting the principles of functioning of orthopaedic devices used in rehabilitation. Understanding the role of orthopaedic devices in rehabilitation.KinesitherapyTheoretical overview and the essence of the course, methods of assessing the locomotive system for the needs of physiotherapy and the methods and techniques of performing therapeutic exercises. Teaching biomechanical analysis of body posture and determinants of human locomotive functions. Teaching practical skills within therapeutic exercises, methods and techniques, based on theoretical knowledge and considering indications and contraindications of particular treatments. Basic methods used in manual therapy, using theoretical knowledge in kinesiotherapy. Teaching knowledge and skills within using particular kinesiotherapeutic treatments, according to the patients’ individual clinical images.Physical TherapyTheoretical and practical knowledge concerning using the biological effects on human tissues of physical stimuli within: thermotherapy, cryotherapy, phototherapy, hydrotherapy, electrotherapy, electromagnetic fields and balneoclimatology, with particular consideration of biophysics fundamentals, methodology, indications and contraindications for the performed treatments.... [-]


Professional Bachelor in Physiotherapy

Latvian Academy of Sport Education
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

To provide professional studies in rehabilitation field corresponding to Latvia state economic and social needs, providing it with qualified and professionally trained physiotherapy specialists. [+]

Programme aims: To provide professional studies in rehabilitation field corresponding to Latvia state economic and social needs, providing it with qualified and professionally trained physiotherapy specialists. Final examinations: Practical examination Theoretical examination Diploma paper Bachelor paper Further education possibility: Professional Master higher education programme „SPORT SCIENCE” [-]

Fisioterapia

Universidade Iguaçu (UNIG)
Campus Part time 10 - 10 semesters March 2017 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

O Curso de Fisioterapia (Bacharelado) é ofertado nos Campi Nova Iguaçu e Itaperuna no turno noturno com 4.200 horas e duração de 10 períodos letivos. [+]

Bachelors in Physiotherapy. O Curso de Fisioterapia (Bacharelado) é ofertado nos Campi Nova Iguaçu e Itaperuna no turno noturno com 4.200 horas e duração de 10 períodos letivos. Matriz curricular O Curso de Bacharelado em Fisioterapia - Campus Nova Iguaçu é oferecido com carga horária total de 4.200 horas a serem integralizadas em, no mínimo, 5 (cinco) anos, em conformidade com a Resolução CNE/CES nº 4/2009. O Projeto Pedagógico do Curso de Bacharelado em Fisioterapia - Campus Nova Iguaçu - prevê a oferta de LIBRAS como disciplina optativa do curso, conforme prevê a legislação vigente para os bacharelados. A estrutura curricular do curso foi elaborada e vem sendo revisada constantemente no sentido de atender às necessidades reais do corpo discente e às alterações propostas pelos professores, depois de avaliadas. Assim, essa estrutura se mantém atualizada e obedecendo às Diretrizes Curriculares Nacionais. Laboratórios O Curso de Fisioterapia - UNIG- Nova Iguaçu – possui infraestrutura e materiais suficientes e adequados ao funcionamento das disciplinas, ao que se refere às aulas práticas. As aulas práticas que são ministradas nos laboratórios/espaços de atividades práticas e têm como missão apresentar ao acadêmico um contato prático e ativo com as futuras atividades que deverá desenvolver em sua prática profissional ao mesmo tempo em que consolida os conteúdos teóricos estudantes pelos alunos, promovendo a interdisciplinaridade. O Curso de Fisioterapia - UNIG- Nova Iguaçu - possui infraestrutura suficiente e adequada ao número de vagas e ao funcionamento das disciplinas, ao que se refere às aulas práticas. As atividades a serem realizadas são agendadas através de cronograma de aulas práticas. Durante a realização das atividades pedagógicas no interior dos laboratórios, os docentes e discentes devem seguir as normas de utilização do laboratório e da clínica, bem como as normas de biossegurança. O docente responsável pela disciplina fica responsável pelo controle de acesso, uso de equipamentos e preservação dos equipamentos utilizados durante as atividades práticas. O curso de Fisioterapia da UNIG durante as práticas de ensino desenvolvidas nas disciplinas utiliza os seguintes laboratórios didáticos: Laboratório Multidisciplinar I; Laboratório Multidisciplinar II; Laboratório Eletrofototermoterapia; Laboratório de Fisiologia do Exercício, Medidas e Avaliação. Periódicos especializados O Curso de Fisioterapia – Bacharelado da UNIG – Campus Nova Iguaçu possui mais de 20 assinaturas/acesso de periódicos especializados, indexados e correntes, sob a forma impressa ou virtual, distribuídos entre as principais áreas do curso, a maioria deles com acervo atualizado em relação aos últimos 3 anos, que atendem adequadamente aos programas de todos os componentes curriculares e à demanda do curso. [-]