Theory of comprehensive physiotherapeutic management (prevention, promotion, restoration, and rehabilitation) of notifiable, non-notifiable and infectious conditions. Diseases of lifestyle, chronic disease, the impact of HIV on disability and on patients with trauma, mental health. Impact of physical/economic/political/ psychosocial environment on health and well-being, health promotion and development and sports science. Comprehensive physiotherapy management is applied to infant health, during childhood, adolescent health, women's and men's health, health and disease in middle age and geriatrics.
1 discussion class per week, 2 lectures per week, 2 other contact sessions per week, 3 practicals per week, 3 web-based periods per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Period of presentation
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