The course is included in these curricula and study modules

Ft 2001 - 2004 - Stöd- och rörelseapparaten, andning och cirkulation


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

10 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give knowledge and skills to treat patients with orthopaedic, traumatologic, heart and respiratory problems.

Learning outcomes

At the aim end of the course the student is expected to be able to assess, plan, implement and evaluate physiotherapy for patients with common orthopaedic and traumatologic disorders as well as respiratory and heart diseases.

Course contents

Pre- and postoperative physiotherapy assessment and training for patients with orthopaedic, respiratory and cardiac problems

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Physiotherapy I,II

Study activities

Work placement


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

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods



Ahonen Siw

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

04FT Höstterminen 2006: v. 39-45 tid 25.9-10.11

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