Physiotherapy is a field of health care that aims to rehabilitate and improve health of people with movement disabilities. Evidence-based methods are used including relevant exercises, motivation, adapted equipment, education and advocacy. Physiotherapy deals with the interaction between physical therapists (physiotherapist) and the patients. Physiotherapists are able to diagnose and treat impairment or disabilities of clients. The study field has many areas such as pediatrics, orthopedic, neurologic, geriatrics, cardiopulmonary, wound care, sports, EMG. Graduates can work in many different areas, such as clinical electrophysiology, neurology, geriatric, pediatric, integumentary, cardiovascular, pulmonary, orthopedic and etc.
The course encourages you to re-examine your practical skills, professional knowledge and understanding of physiotherapy interventions. The development of your critical and evaluative skills aims to advance your future clinical, academic and/or research career. The knowledge and skills developed over the course are intended to enable you to lead and implement innovative change within physiotherapy workplaces in the UK and internationally.
Headache disorders are the most prevalent of the neurological conditions and among the most frequent of medical complaints seen in general practice. The objective of Clinical Management of Headache Disorders - MSc/Dip/Cert is to reduce the burden of headache disorders and improve the management of headache in primary care.
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.
This 2 year full time MSc. Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) degree programme, the first of its kind in the Republic of Ireland, is offered by the UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy & Population Science and provides graduates with the opportunity to change their career path to gain the knowledge and skills required to practice Physiotherapy via a dedicated Graduate Entry programme.
Human & Applied Physiology enables students to gain a theoretical and practical understanding of the functioning of the muscular, respiratory and cardiovascular systems at rest and during exercise, including the effects of extreme environmental conditions on whole body physiology. Leads to careers in teaching and research, medicine, physiotherapy, health services, physical education.
This programme is run by the European School of Osteopathy, one of the university's partner colleges, which is based in Maidstone, Kent. It is aimed at those wishing to practise as osteopaths, either in the UK or abroad, and is accredited by the General Osteopathic Council.
Human Movement Sciences offers a multidisciplinary approach to the scientific study of human movement. During obtaining this degree you will become fascinated by the complexity of human movement and will consider it using theories from different medical, biological, mathematical and behavioural sciences.
This programme supports the development of advanced practice skills, research skills, critical appraisal abilities and clinical reasoning. We aim to develop your initiative and commitment to lifelong learning in the context of ever-changing health and social care systems.
We run these courses with the Association of Cognitive Analytic Therapy (ACAT). Approved ACAT trainers deliver them, according to our quality standards, at various sites across England and Scotland.
Research in the area of strength and conditioning has increased dramatically in the past decade, which spurred the development of this innovative programme. Based in our well-equipped Institute for Sport, Physical Education & Health Sciences (SPEHS), you will study the science and practice of strength and conditioning.
The MSc Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration) aims to provide a Master's level route for graduates to become competent occupational therapists eligible to apply for registration with the Health Professions Council as well as conferring a Master's Degree.
Work Psychology, Psychology of the Organisations and Human Resources