Name of programme PHYSIOTHERAPY
Qualification awarded Master of Rehabilitation, Physical therapist
Length of the programme 2 years (4 semesters)
Scope of programme (ECTS) 120 ECTS
Language of instruction English
Location Kaunas, Lithuania
Starting date 1st of September
Tuition fee for Non-EU students TBC
The programme based on international achievements in fundamental and applied interdisciplinary sciences and technologies has the aim to train advanced physiotherapy professionals who will be able to apply up-to-date scientific evidence-based diagnostic methods in clinical practice, perform prevention of injuries and illnesses, raise hypotheses, initiate and implement biomedical research, develop local and international projects, supervise physiotherapists, work in private practice and continue studies at postgraduate level.
Conceptual Framework and Differential Diagnosis in Physiotherapy (10 ECTS)/ Methodology and Statistics in Biomedical Research (15 ECTS)/ Modern Rehabilitation Technologies (15 ECTS)/ Sports and Alternative Medicine (10 ECTS)/ Chronic Non-Infectious Diseases and Clinical Pharmacology (10 ECTS)/ Sports Physiotherapy (15 ECTS)/ Biology of Physical Activity and Capacity (10 ECTS)/ Management and Law of Business (5 ECTS)/ MASTER THESIS (30 ECTS).
Scientific knowledge and management of ideas/ Communication: social and academic integration/ Leadership and management of changes/ Life-long professional learning and personal development/ Evaluation of complex patient conditions and application of advanced methodologies of physiotherapy/ Planning and implementation of research and publishing of findings/ Organization and management of projects/ Management and entrepreneurship.
Graduates will be able to work in health care and education institutions, professional organizations, sports and health centers and will be qualified to continue their studies towards PhD in biomedical sciences.