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.
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.
The Master’s Foundation Programme is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression to a wide range of Life Sciences Master’s degrees at the University of Sunderland. You will live and study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Sunderland City campus.
The Graduate Pathway in Exercise Science offers you the chance to enhance your English and academic ability. It will prepare you to successfully pursue graduate studies at Marshall University.
The aim of this study program is to educate Masters of Adapted Physical Activity with reference to the latest fundamental and applied interdisciplinary science and up-to-date technological achievements by possessing modern knowledge and skills to conduct research, use the findings in the preparation, execution and expert evaluation of social services, projects of the events, programs thus solving psychomotor-ecological and empowerment problems for persons with disabilities.
The PMHNP certificate is a 4-semester, part-time opportunity for the working RN. Web delivery of course content is complemented with campus experiences for learning and demonstrating health assessment skills.
This one-year programme for medical doctors addresses issues surrounding care for the elderly, including the treatment of multiple concurrent conditions.
Studying on the Master´s Degree Programme in Social Services and Health Care, Clinical and Rehabilitation Expertise, is for those who are developers, interested in ‘health tech’ environments and interdisciplinary work, and who are willing to encounter new professional challenges. The focus is on modern and innovative methods, research, development and innovations in the social and health care field and entrepreneurship in the context of Health Care, Rehabilitation and Social Welfare.
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.
The Department of Kinesiology offers top-ranked graduate programs leading to the Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Kinesiology. Our award-winning faculty has decades’ worth of experience educating students in the classroom and enabling them to develop the knowledge and competencies necessary to the study of human physical activity. Our graduate students also gain hands-on experience in research laboratory settings with faculty members conducting leading-edge research from the molecular to the community level.
The combined B.S./M.S. program will provide exceptional undergraduates with the opportunity to obtain both a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Kinesiology in 5 years, a shorter time than typically required to earn a B.S. plus M.S. if both degrees are pursued separately. This program has thesis and coursework formats.
This programme is suitable for doctors, nurses and any other health care professionals aiming to acquire specialised skills and qualifications in primary and community care; for example covering all dimensions required in line with the NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework.
The Master of Physiotherapy by Coursework is taken over one year full time or up to 4 years part time, and is offered in 6 Specialist Streams and a General Stream.