|Length of program||October 2021 - June 2022|
|Degree Director||Jordi Vilaró, PhD|
Mercè Sitjà, PhD
The University Master in Physical Therapeutic Activity for Persons with Chronical Diseases, Aging or Disability, offered by the URL, offers an insight into knowledge related to therapeutic exercise as a fundamental physiotherapeutic intervention. Knowledge of the physiological responses to exercise, multidimensional assessment of physical capabilities, the training methodology adapted to the different situations, are key aspects in order to achieve a global approach to facilitate the design and application of therapeutic exercise programmes for the sick and the elderly.
The program includes placements in specific sport and healthcare environments that incorporate a specialist physiotherapist in Therapeutic Exercise (TE).
Target students: physiotherapists
Format/venue: blended. Barcelona-campus Blanquerna: Padilla, 326 and Martí Codolar (Av. Vidal i Barraquer, 15)
Admissions: consult admissions procedure.