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Best 38 Master Degrees in Physiotherapy 2019

Once students complete their undergraduate degrees, they have the option to pursue a master in a chosen discipline. A master’s program is designed to enhance knowledge of a certain field and help students to prepare for academic and professional careers after graduation.

The study of physiotherapy encompasses a wide range of skills needed to assist patients with physical rehabilitation after an accident or injury. Physiotherapists are often employed by hospitals, medical centers, sports teams, schools and private practice clinics.

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University of Otago - Wellington Department of Medicine

The Otago Master of Occupational Medicine degree (MOccMed) is part of an internationally accredited programme that will enable part-time registered medical practitioners ... [+]

Overview

The Otago Master of Occupational Medicine degree (MOccMed) is part of an internationally accredited programme that will enable part-time registered medical practitioners to develop competencies for professional occupational medicine practice at a registered or board certified specialist level in any country in the world.

The master's degree (normally taken part-time by students continuing their usual work) extends the existing Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Medicine (PGDipOccMed), and students will normally have completed the diploma prior to being accepted into the master's papers. The programme builds on the fundamental principles and clinical practice leading to management and research evaluation of occupational medicine and ensuring that staff are fit to engage in safe work.... [-]

New Zealand Wellington
March 2020
Part time
3 years
Online
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Vincent Pol University in Lublin, Poland

Long-cycle studies, 5–year full-time master's degree programme with practical training as an integral part of studies and the opportunity of enrolment to PhD Studies. ... [+]

Long-cycle Master degree studies, 5–year full-time programme with practical training as an integral part of studies and the opportunity of enrolment to PhD Studies.

Physiotherapy is a medical profession providing health care services with respect to restoring and maintaining proper body functionality and mobility. In many settings, physical therapy is combined with other medical services, aimed at prevention and treatment of illnesses.

Pursuant to the new act on the profession of physiotherapist, § 17, section 1 of the regulation of Minister of Science and Higher Education of 26 September 2016, on conditions of studies, Physiotherapy will be offered only as long-cycle master's degree studies among other programmes like: Medicine, Medicine and Dentistry, Laboratory Medicine, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine, Law, and Canon Law.... [-]

Poland Lublin
October 2019
Full time
Part time
5 years
Campus
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University of Information Technology and Management

Overview of disability issues in medical and social, economic, and psychological aspects of disability, issues of physical therapy and its role in modern medicine, the ro ... [+]

Long-Cycle Studies Master’s Degree Programme February intake takes place from November 10th, 2018 to February 15th, 2019General PhysiotherapyOverview of disability issues in medical and social, economic, and psychological aspects of disability, issues of physical therapy and its role in modern medicine, the role of medical diagnostics for the needs of treatment and physiotherapy, and choosing and performing examinations and tests necessary to choose physiotherapeutic means. The role and significance of primary and secondary prophylaxis in preventing 21st-century civilisation diseases, and the role of pro-health education of the society.Orthopaedic SuppliesThe construction, functioning, use and principles of selecting orthopaedic devices. Teaching the competences and skills in describing and interpreting the principles of functioning of orthopaedic devices used in rehabilitation. Understanding the role of orthopaedic devices in rehabilitation.KinesitherapyTheoretical overview and the essence of the course, methods of assessing the locomotive system for the needs of physiotherapy and the methods and techniques of performing therapeutic exercises. Teaching biomechanical analysis of body posture and determinants of human locomotive functions. Teaching practical skills within therapeutic exercises, methods and techniques, based on theoretical knowledge and considering indications and contraindications of particular treatments. Basic methods used in manual therapy, using theoretical knowledge in kinesiotherapy. Teaching knowledge and skills within using particular kinesiotherapeutic treatments, according to the patients’ individual clinical images.Physical TherapyTheoretical and practical knowledge concerning using the biological effects on human tissues of physical stimuli within: thermotherapy, cryotherapy, phototherapy, hydrotherapy, electrotherapy, electromagnetic fields and balneoclimatology, with particular consideration of biophysics fundamentals, methodology, indications and contraindications for the performed... [-]

Poland Rzeszow
February 2020
Full time
5 years
Campus
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Latvian Academy of Sport Education

The aims of Professional Master higher education Study programme „Healthcare specialist in sport” is to ensure to the country’s economic, cultural and social needs corre ... [+]

Professional qualification to be acquired:

EDUCATION AND SPORTS SPECIALIST with one of the following qualifications:

Sport physiotherapist Adapted physical activity specialist in rehabilitation

The aims of Professional Master higher education Study programme „Healthcare specialist in sport” (47722) is:

to ensure to the country’s economic, cultural and social needs corresponding professional interdisciplinary studies in the field of healthcare and sports science; to ensure in Healthcare and sports science theoretical basis rooted, to professional standards corresponding, practically applicable professional studies of sports physiotherapist or adapted physical activities specialist in rehabilitation. ... [-]
Latvia Riga
September 2019
Full time
2 years
Campus
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Lithuanian Sports University

The program based on international achievements in fundamental and applied interdisciplinary sciences and technologies has the aim to train advanced physiotherapy profess ... [+]

Faculty: Sports Biomedicine Language: English B2 level or IELTS 6.0/TOEFL 5.50 Credits: 120 ECTS Begins: September Study type: Full-time Duration: 2 years Annual tuition fee: 1000 EUR; non-Europe - 2000 EUR Prerequisites: Higher University education, Bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation/ Physiotherapy, qualification of a physiotherapist. Diploma: Master of Rehabilitation, Physical therapist

OBJECTIVES

The program 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.... [-]

Lithuania Kaunas
September 2019
Full time
2 years
Campus
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Palacky University

Master in Physical Activity and Active Living prepares you for a career in promoting optimal health, physical activity, and fitness. ... [+]

Master in Physical Activity and Active Living prepares you for a career in promoting optimal health, physical activity, and fitness. Supported by the latest research and practice, the central focus of the program is physical activity promotion including:

Determinants of exercise adoption and adherence; Childhood obesity; Functional independence for seniors; Management in physical activity (PA); Biomedical aspects of health, prescription of physical activity, fitness and wellness; Recreation and active living; Counseling in PA; Chronic disease management; Research methodology in health sciences, monitoring of PA; Strategies, policies, and innovations in PA; Factors related to lifestyle behavior changes; Internships in PA and active living. ... [-]
Czech Republic Olomouc
September 2019
Full time
2 - 2 find your juris doctor
Campus
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London South Bank University

Develop the skills and knowledge to become a physiotherapist within a rapidly-changing healthcare environment. ... [+]

Get physical

Physiotherapy is a competitive professional field. But this course could put you in the lead – by developing your knowledge and skills to enable you to become a reflective and resourceful physiotherapist in a fast-moving healthcare environment. It provides an excellent platform from which to progress your career, in line with the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy’s vision for the profession. You'll have the opportunity to gain a professional qualification in physiotherapy as an Integrated Masters. There’s also an option to study this course at BSc (Hons) level.

We offer the opportunity for all undergraduate Home/EU students to undertake a work placement, internship or work experience while studying a full-time course starting in September 2019.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full time
4 years
Campus
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Satakunta University of Applied Sciences

The rehabilitation field is developing globally and innovative specialists are in huge demand! This Master’s Programme is for you, who want to develop your competence in ... [+]

Master's Degree

Master of Health Care (90 ECTS)Master of Social Services (90 ECTS)depending on your bachelor’s degreeIntake: 15

Important Dates

Application period: 13 March – 3 April 2019Entrance exam: 24–26 April 2019Studies begin: Autumn 2019Studies take: Approximately 2 years

Apply at studyinfo.fi

You have to fill in the application form at Studyinfo during the application period:

Rehabilitation, Master Pori

The rehabilitation field is developing globally

We welcome applicants who have 3 years of post-graduate working experience and who hold a bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation, healthcare or social services (e.g. physiotherapist, nurse, public health nurse, rehabilitation counselor, bachelor of social services).... [-]

Finland Pori
August 2019
Part time
2 years
Campus
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Mälardalen University

Physiotherapy with specialization in Behavioral Medicine is based on the integrated knowledge of human behavior in function, activity, and participation as well as health ... [+]

Physiotherapy with specialization in Behavioural Medicine is based on the integrated knowledge of human behavior in function, activity, and participation as well as health-related behavioral change. The program will prepare you for a successful career with advanced assignments concerning the health problems of today and the future, and the promotion of a healthy lifestyle.

The program

This unique behavioral medicine specialization highlights the connection between lifestyle and health. You will be given the prerequisites for the implementation of evidence-based measures and work with planning, investigating and evaluating activities, in both the public and the private sectors. This specialization will also increase your opportunities to work with health promotion and you will be given the tools to work with change management.... [-]

Sweden Eskilstuna
September 2019
Full time
2 years
Campus
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The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

This two-year, part-time masters programme, taught entirely online, is offered by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the University of Edinburgh, and leads to ... [+]

Programme description

This two-year, part-time masters programme, taught entirely online, is offered by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the University of Edinburgh, and leads to the degree of Master of Surgery (ChM).

Based on the UK Intercollegiate Surgical Curriculum, the ChM in Trauma and Orthopaedics provides the opportunity for trainees to select those advanced modules relevant to their declared speciality and supports learning for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) examinations.

The programme is designed to run alongside clinical training and complement in-the-workplace assessment.

Online learning

Our online learning technology is fully interactive, award-winning and enables you to communicate with our highly qualified teaching staff from the comfort of your own home or workplace.... [-]

United Kingdom Edinburgh
September 2019
Part time
2 years
Online
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Instituto Superior De Estudios Psicológicos ISEP

Myofunctional therapy is one of the applications of speech therapy oriented to the healing of alterations related to the functionality of the muscles. Nowadays, it is con ... [+]

Locations: Madrid - Valencia

Hours: SD

Qualification: Master in Myofunctional Therapy issued by ISEP

About

Myofunctional therapy is one of the applications of speech therapy oriented to the healing of alterations related to the functionality of the muscles. Nowadays, it is considered one of the most advanced therapies and with the greatest demand.

Its application can be either active, with voluntary participation of the patient itself, or passive, with application of different techniques and maneuvers by the therapist. There are many applications in both children and adults: atypical swallowing, mouth breathing, neurological or neuromuscular pathologies, dysphagia, previous and / or subsequent to reconstructive plastic surgery, TCE, etc.... [-]

Spain Madrid Valencia
October 2019
Campus
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Real Madrid International School

The Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy for Sports is intended to give physical therapists the skills and resources they need to prevent and treat injuries and enable the ... [+]

The Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy for Sports is intended to give physical therapists the skills and resources they need to prevent and treat injuries and enable the rapid recovery of injured athletes in a multidisciplinary team setting.

They will also be able to fulfill the maximum preventative and therapeutic potential of their specialty and will be qualified to perfect an evidence-based practice.

At the end of the master's degree, the student will receive the official title of Master's degree in sports physiotherapy, awarded by the Universidad Europea de Madrid.

GOAL

The goal of the Master's Degree is to train physical therapists in the latest techniques for treating athletes at every level. It is supported by fieldwork at one of the most prestigious sports clubs in the world.... [-]

Spain Madrid
October 2019
Full time
1 year
Campus
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Charles University Faculty of Physical Education and Sport

The graduate in physiotherapy is qualified for a paramedical health care profession. She/he is allowed to provide treatment within preventive, diagnostic, remedial and re ... [+]

The graduate in physiotherapy is qualified for a paramedical health care profession. She/he is allowed to provide treatment within preventive, diagnostic, remedial and rehabilitation care, which can be provided in medical facilities of all types, including rehabilitation institutions and specialized departments, social care facilities, spas, and sports facilities. She/he is endowed with practical skills within the full extent of physiotherapy, acts independently and uses a broad spectrum of physiotherapeutic methods, including therapeutic procedures based on physical agents. She/he is able to assess the effect of the therapy applied. The therapist is endowed with knowledge and skills that comply with the WCPT regulations.... [-]

Czech Republic Prague
October 2019
Full time
2 years
Campus
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University of Johannesburg

Students participating in the Master’s programme will be required to write and present a research dissertation. ... [+]

Students participating in the Master’s programme will be required to write and present a research dissertation.

Admission requirements

An Honours Degree in Biokinetics.

Contact details

Name: Prof Leon Lategan Tel: 011 559 6966 / Email: leonl@uj.ac.za

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South Africa Johannesburg
February 2020
Full time
Part time
2 - 3 years
Campus
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Universidad Europea

The Postgraduate Physiotherapy of the Universidad Europea of Valencia is characterized by an innovative approach, with an eminently practical training and focused on the ... [+]

The Postgraduate Physiotherapy of the Universidad Europea of Valencia is characterized by an innovative approach, with an eminently practical training and focused on the latest techniques of physiotherapy treatment. Likewise, they have in their faculty with renowned professors of national and international prestige involved in the continuous teaching and research quality, granting students a direct connection with the profession and the most current daily practice.

Master in Orthopedic Manual Therapy in Pain Treatment

The Postgraduate School of the Universidad Europea of Valencia puts at your disposal a unique and innovative Master in the Valencian Community, based on an integrative treatment of pain, with methods with scientific evidence in manual therapy, motor control, therapeutic exercise and cognitive activities - behavioral... [-]

Spain Valencia Madrid China Shanghai USA San Diego Irvine Alcobendas Santa Cruz de Tenerife Villaviciosa de Odón Spain Online Las Palmas de Gran Canaria  + 9 More
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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