The Degree in International Physiotherapy from the School of New Interactive Technologies (Escola de Noves Tecnologies Interactives – ENTI-UB) and the University School of Health and Sport (Escola Universitària de la Salut i l’Esport – EUSES-UdG) is committed to a high quality theoretical and practical training, including all kinds of manual and physical therapies. This will prepare you, with full scientific and technical guarantees, to treat a host of pathologies in order to speed up patients recovery processes by applying the knowledge acquired.
The course as a whole strives to enhance a quality health care, aimed at personalised attention. In this sense, as a future physiotherapist you will develop skills that will prepare you to assess and carry out treatment plans, evaluating their effectiveness and acting accordingly. In addition, it has the double value of the application of the new e-health technologies and a specific training in the English language. This latter aspect will give you a very competitive professional profile, which will improve your access to the employment market both nationally and in Europe.
Indeed, understanding and implementing health 2.0 apps and tools is an essential requirement for becoming a good professional. Thanks to the presence of ENTI-UB in this degree, you will nourish the experience of a university training that is a pioneer in new technologies: developing assessment tools based on physiotherapy; applying new technological advances and even having the possibility of working on the creation of new technological applications such as: mobile apps or software applied to physiotherapy.
Thus, during these studies you will gain an in-depth knowledge of e-health, applied to the field of health. Without a doubt, the new technologies are essential in order to make current health systems more efficient and sustainable. Therefore these studies will focus on learning healthcare ICT.
Another reason for studying of this Degree is its teaching staff. You will have the benefit of expert lecturers who are specialised in their field, with the majority having PhDs from prestigious international universities and with extensive professional experience. All this will provide you with the keys to become a new professional with an international character, capable of adding quality to the health care service and creating new resources.
Lastly, it should be stressed that, from the fourth year onwards, you will have the opportunity to carry out your practical work experience at the best centres specialising in health in Catalonia and France. In addition, it should also be stressed that you will be able access a host of international exchange programmes, as well as having the opportunity to then expand and continue postgraduate studies at leading international universities.
If you would like to practise physiotherapy with full guarantees, master the most cutting-edge e-health technology and create your health 2.0 tools; study the Degree in International Physiotherapy at the Campus of the UB (University of Barcelona).