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Paediatric Physiotherapy

Universitat Internacional de Catalunya

Master
12 months
Duration
7500 EUR/year
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About

In the Paediatric Physiotherapy programme of Universitat Internacional de Catalunya you will become specialised in diagnosing and treating conditions that impair children's motor development and limit their functional independence.

Overview

Presentation

The specialised training in the Paediatric Physiotherapy programme of Universidad Internacional de Catalunya will show you how to identify disorders, deficits and/or deficiencies in children; determine therapeutic objectives; and skilfully select, plan and implement strategies for optimal results.

All measures will be based on scientific knowledge and evidence in order to ensure therapeutic excellence. This master's degree will help revamp your physiotherapy skills, heightening your ability to respond to the health demands of both children and adults.

Objectives

  • Learn about and analyse the historical characteristics of paediatric physiotherapy, as well as its current situation, prospects and interrelation with the social reality of each era.
  • Gain insight into the current theoretical principles of development, learning and movement control and understanding of the physiological and structural changes that occur as a child grows.
  • Acquire specific knowledge of the pathologies that inhibit children's motor independence.
  • Discover the main international assessment tools and strategies used in paediatric physiotherapy and learn how to apply them according to the child's characteristics.
  • Understand the physiological and structural changes that physiotherapy can produce.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Neuromusculoskeletal Pathology
  • Normal and Pathological Development in Early Childhood
  • Paediatric Physiotherapy Assessment
  • Practicum
  • Specialisation Options
  • Therapeutic Intervention

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An attested original photocopy of their original degree certificate or an original attested photocopy of the receipt for payment of fees for issuing the degree certificate
  • An attested original photocopy of your academic transcript containing your marks for the university studies you have completed
  • A legally certified original photocopy of your original degree certificate
  • A legally certified original photocopy of your academic transcripts from past university studies
  • Two passport-sized photos
  • A copy of your national ID card or passport
  • CV
  • A letter of motivation
  • If the documents are in a language other than Spanish, submit a sworn Spanish translation of your degree certificate and academic transcript

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7500 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7500 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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