Physiotherapy is a health care profession concerned with human function and movement and maximising potential: • it uses physical approaches to promote, maintain and restore physical, psychological and social well-being, taking account of variations in health status • it is science-based, committed to extending, applying, evaluating and reviewing the evidence that underpins and informs its practice and delivery • the exercise of clinical judgement and informed interpretation is at its core. The above definition is taken from the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Curriculum Framework (January 2002).
Physiotherapy basic education is focussed on the following topics:
Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology, Biomechanics, Physiotherapeutic Examination and Treatment, Physical Modalities and Diagnostics, Process and quality management, Research and Developement, Professional Practical Training.
higher education entrance qualification or relevant professional qualification
Mode of application: online application www.fh-gesundheitsberufe.at
Application deadline: January to March each year
Dates for admission procedure: www.fh-gesundheitsberufe.at
Admission procedure: application; written test; assessment of application papers including CV and school certificates; specific qualifying examination; personal interview
Begin of studies: 14. September 2020
Info days: 24. January 2020
Tuition fees: yes
Work placement: yes