General theory of functioning, disability, and health. Theoretical bases, models, intervention methods, and procedures in physiotherapy. Introduction to research.
Physiotherapy Fundamentals is a compulsory subject for students of Physiotherapy Degree at the University Miguel Hernández.
It is located at the beginning of the 2nd Course which already begins to create professional personality future physiotherapists. Students have gone for 1st Year generalities where necessary to begin to address more specific knowledge about the profession led has prevailed on matters within physiotherapy.
Historically, students and practitioners of physiotherapy, in a very tight and professional training in time for college Degree structure in which they had to develop, have deepened in areas such as quality, bioethics, research, teamwork, time management and work (self and business structures), new technologies to support the profession, standardization and unification of nomenclatures and classifications, ICT, research, etc.
Except that in their daily professional specifically need to know or control any of these areas or job, has not felt the need to train specifically and in a trunk in them. This has led to a significant difference in the number of professionals interested in these issues, with respect to other more focused on the pathology and treatment, the work and evolve in the areas of teaching, research, business and communication / professional broadcast.
Physiotherapy Fundamentals in this University seeks to arouse curiosity about these issues from new perspectives and approaches to teaching and educational level, with a style and content management by objectives work materials, instead of focusing the progress of content for your order in the drafting of thematic units.
All this will be trying to get the group of students have maximum autonomy in deciding which training elements (subjects, topics, information, databases and query, etc..) Used to achieve the goals that are shared with them at the start of the subject in the form of practical work group.
For optimal use of this formative experience is recommended that the student has previously worked on concepts and basic notions:
* History of Physiotherapy and basic clinical documentation.
* Concept of science, research, search and database management.
* Concept Health / disease and its impact on socio Sciences.
* Basic procedures working in Physiotherapy.
* The concept of disability and function in humans.
* Knowledge of the physical laws that govern the profession.
* Basic knowledge of computer, office and site management tools.
Also, the complete training professional in the world of physiotherapy is completed after work later subjects' 'Preventive Medicine and Public Health", "Biostatistics" and "Creation, Management and Direction of Physiotherapy Centers" (optional), which may lead to future weapons Physiotherapist methodological and professional approach that can be a determining factor in establishing and shaping a different and diversified professional personality to successfully tackle the future work environment that is going to face.