University Master in Physical Therapeutic Activity for Persons with Chronical Deseases, Aging or Disability

On-line ApplicationMeeting Virtual
Length of program October 2022 - July 2023
Credits 60 ECTS
Degree DirectorJordi Vilaró, PhD
Mercè Sitjà, PhD
CoordinationFran Martín
Pat Vidal
Application Open
Price 8074.80€

Intensely Professionalising Master’s program. PhD access

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).

Practical information

Target students: physiotherapists
Places: 20
Format/venue: blended. Barcelona-campus Blanquerna: Padilla, 326 and Martí Codolar (Av. Vidal i Barraquer, 15)
Admissions: consult admissions procedure.