Nursing and Patient Care (Physiotherapy), BSc

Faculty: Health Sciences
Academic discipline: Medical and Health Sciences
Qualification: Physiotherapist

Starting date: September

Language requirements: English language proficiency (CEFR level B2, assessed at the compulsory entrance interview)

Academic requirements: high school certificate; entrance interview
Duration: 8 semesters
ECTS credits: 240
Tuition fee: 6,000 USD/year
Other fees: application fee 150 USD, entrance procedure fee 350 USD

Short description: 
The curriculum of the BSc in physiotherapy program aims to prepare students for the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of movement system disorders and other diseases using the therapeutic tools of physiotherapy.
Lecture, seminar: 43%
Practice: 57%
Main subjects typically include (this list is indicative and may change):
Year Main subjects
1 Basics of Physiotherapy, Anatomy of the Skeletal System for Physiotherapists, Basics of Pedagogy, Basics of Psychology, Basics of Sociology, General Principles in Health Care & Nursing, Bioethics, Biophysics, Health Informatics, First Aid, Communication, Microbiology, Medical Latin, Anatomy, Histology and Embryology for Physiotherapists, Cell Biology, Biomechanics, Electro-, Balneo, Hydro- and Climatotherapy (EBHCT), Economics and Management, Genetics and Molecular Biology, Kinesiology, Physiology, Hungarian Language
2 Basic Biochemistry, Physiology, Philosophy, Kinesiology, Hungarian Language, Clinical Propedeutics, Applied Training Methods, Basics of Internal Medicine, Biochemistry, Basics of Dietetics, Health Care Law, Principles of Health Sciences, Gerontology, Basics of Research Methodology, Principles of Kinesiology, Kinesiology Practice, Mobilization-Manual Techniques
3 Internal Medicine for Physiotherapists, Pharmacology, Preventive Medicine & Public Health, Neurology for Physiotherapists, Orthopaedics for Physiotherapists, Pathology, Psychiatry, Rheumatology for Physiotherapists, Professional and Scientific Orientation, Obstetrics andGynaecology for Physiotherapists, Traumatology for Physiotherapists, Professional Hungarian
Language, Infant Care and Paediatrics for Physiotherapists, Infant Care and Paediatrics Clinical Practice, Physiotherapy Principles of Internal Medicine, Physiotherapy of the Movement System, Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging for Physiotherapists
4 Health Promotion in Primary Care, Intensive Therapy for Physiotherapists, Physiotherapy Principles of the Movement System, Neurology for Physiotherapists, Psychiatry, Rehabilitation Skills, Rheumatology for Physiotherapists, Internal Medicine Clinical Practice, Neurology Clinical Practice, Rehabilitation Clinical Practice, Orthopaedics Clinical Practice, Rheumatology Clinical Practice, Traumatology Clinical Practice, Thesis


Internship, practice: The duration of the internship is 14 weeks.

For further detailed information about the curriculum and subject requirements please check the course Bulletin.

Career prospects: The degree will open up a range of career opportunities in the following fields: health services, providing therapy and rehabilitation for a broad scale of diseases, institutions offering balneo- and hydrotherapy, home care, private sector, prevention and other healthcare-related fields.


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