Professional studies

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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

10 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is, that the student in the end of this course can implement theoretical knowledge in practice among neurological patients.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to assess, plan, do and evaluate physiotherapy with neurological clients.

The student can act in multiprofessional rehabilitation teams as an expert of physiotherapy.

The student is able to plan, carry out and evaluate the rehabilitation together with the client, his/hers relatives and other professionals.

Course contents

Practical studies of neurological physiotherapy

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Neurology, neurophysiology, neurological physiotherapy

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Additional information

It is obligatory to be present at practical studies

Recommended or required reading

Actual research and guide lines of neurological physiotherapy

Study activities

Practical training - 266 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 266 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 266 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Passed client demonstration, report of one case, goals made according to GAS, other tasks given by the practical placement


  • Ring Joachim
  • Tallqvist Susanna
  • Hellsten Thomas


Sievers Hannele

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

perioderna 3 och 4

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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