The Degree in International Physiotherapy: the only qualification in English that combines physiotherapy and technology
At the Barcelona Campus, you have the opportunity of studying the Degree in International Physiotherapy, from the School of New Interactive Technologies (Escola de Noves Tecnologies Interactives – ENTI-UB) and the School of Health and Sport (Escola de la Salut i l’Esport – EUSES-UdG), the only training entirely in English, which combines physiotherapy and technology. In addition, mastery of the English language allows you to set up international networking and opens doors for you in the foreign jobs market.
Nowadays, it is essential for every physiotherapist to know about and implement new technologies in their daily clinical practice. The new ICTs pertaining to e-health or the emergence of Serious Games applied to health have been consolidated as useful tools in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of an injury, ensuring greater patient adherence to treatments.
The combination of ENTI-UB and EUSES-UdG makes it possible to apply the most up-to date and innovative technology to physiotherapy. Therefore, as a student of this Degree you will learn to develop assessment tools based on physiotherapy; you will apply new technological advances and will even have the possibility of creating your own technological applications such as: mobile apps, software or three-dimensional modelling applied to physiotherapy. In addition, the course not only includes purely medical technology, but also shares resources with other disciplines such as architecture and the area of video games.
Another important advantage of this course is its teaching staff. You will be taught by a teaching staff with an international profile who are highly qualified and with extensive professional experience. This will provide you with an excellent training that will allow you to become a new professional, with an international character, and with an in-depth knowledge of that known as health 2.0, thereby being able to add quality to the healthcare service.
Lastly, we should mention that you will also have at your disposal over 1,000 work placement agreements per year. It should be added that about 25% of students get their first job via this work practice. You will also be able to access a host of international exchange programmes, as well as having the opportunity to then expand and continue postgraduate studies in prestigious universities around the world.
Make a commitment to an innovative and high-quality education that combines physiotherapy and the new ICTs, by studying the Degree in International Physiotherapy.