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Learning Opportunity: Health promotion and rehabilitation

Health promotion and rehabilitation

Course Information

The aim of the study program (s):
To deepen students knowledge of the latest health and rehabilitation science issues , diagnosis, prevention and rehabilitation strategies.
To develop students ability to independently carry out scientific research, analyze and interpret their results, apply the results in practice. Improve students practical skills to solve the problems in unexpected new practical situations , adopt innovative , research -based solutions.

Study results:
1. Knowledge and its application
1.1. Know their newest professional theories, diagnostic methods and effects and will be able to apply them in practice.
1.2. Ability to collaborate with the patient / client to defend its rights to pursue in order to meet its operating needs.
1.3. Grounding and your practice will guide national, European Union legislation.
2. Ability to carry out research
2.1. Be able to critically analyze and proper use of the scientific literature, independently plan and carry out research over the scientifically and practically important health and rehabilitation issues, summarize and evaluate the results of a multidisciplinary approach in the national and international context.
2.2. Be able to logically and convincingly present research results and discuss scientific events, to prepare scientific publications.
3. Special skills.
3.1. In clinical practice will be able to apply science-based health promotion and rehabilitation methods: differentiate and evaluate different people of all ages the body dysfunction, analyze and simulate the impact and use of effective methods to create new health and rehabilitation methods.
3.2. Individuals will be able to advise on matters of health and rehabilitation, recommend and implement science-based health promotion and rehabilitation methods and tools, health plan process clearly and convincingly convey summary information on health promotion and rehabilitation of health care professionals and other individuals.
3.3. Will be able to evaluate their subordinates and the quality of activities, organize their subordinates and operational excellence, enhance the image of vocational rehabilitation, to take care of its value in society.
3.4. Know and be able to apply marketing, management, auditing principles of creation and development of practical activities.
3.5. Ability to initiate, develop, organize, coordinate, implement and evaluate a range of health and rehabilitation projects.
4. Social skills.
4.1. Ability to think strategically and work in a team with other professionals in responsible and informed decisions in changing situations.
5. Personal skills.
5.1. Ability to integrate knowledge and manage complex situations, make decisions, evaluate alternative solutions, critically evaluate their own and others' professional practice

Teaching and learning activities:
Lectures (streaming and small groups), practical work, seminars, individual work, lesson preparation and presentation, group and individual counseling, clinical practice, clinical presentation and case studies, analysis of literature.

Of evaluation is:
Seen a cumulative score of the final mark consists of a cumulative share, ie evaluation obtained during the course of the study, and the final examination score of the amount. Cumulative Assessment components valued certain targeted outcomes. The final grade consists of the subject framework for the assessment of cumulative components (eg.: activity, interim payments, homework, written exam), with the percentage established by the study subjects.
Study subjects (modules) practice:
Postgraduate program Health promotion and rehabilitation studies - 1.5 years; volume - 90 credits in the form of - permanent, nature study - full-time study. The study program is executed three semesters, each with a volume of 30 credits.
The program combines 5 branches: Occupational therapy in the community, clinical physical therapy, sports physical therapy, health promotion and rehabilitation exercise, Children's Rehabilitation.
Study plan is mandatory courses, mandatory (branch) things elective subject and scientific research and thesis. Will be studied six compulsory subjects (27 credits), 3-4 branches compulsory subjects (30 credits), elective subject (3 credits). Scientific research and thesis to 30 credits.
Occupational therapy in the community,
Clinical Physiotherapy,
Sports physiotherapy,
Health promotion exercise,
Children's rehabilitation.
Student Options:
You can choose an additional of the same study subject (3 credits)
Distinctive features of the program of study:
The Master's degree program with specializations.

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Access requirements: 

Minimum education - Higher education university type



Provider Information

Provider Name: 
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
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Provider Contact Info: 

Provider phone number: +370-37-327201 Provider email: rektoratas@lsmuni.lt Provider URL: http://www.lsmuni.lt/

Qualifications Awarded

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Qualification Awarded:
Master of Rehabilitation
Awarding body:

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

Awarding body contact info:

Provider phone number: +370-37-327201 Provider email: rektoratas@lsmuni.lt Provider URL: http://www.lsmuni.lt/

Course Locations

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Course address:

A. Mickevičiaus g. 9, 44307 Kaunas