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Physiotherapy

Degree
A.D.
Duration (Years)
2
Medium of Instruction
Turkish

General Information

The aim of the Physiotherapy associate degree program is to cater for the growing demand for qualified, modern and inquisitive physiotherapy technicians who will deliver services at state, private or university hospitals, physiotherapy and rehabilitation clinics and special health centers.

Education

Since the Physiotherapy is a continuously developing sector with the latest technological developments, demand for qualified workforce in this area is continuously increasing. The increasing number of individuals with a disability, either gained from birth or at a later stage of life, has increased the demand for qualified professionals supporting the physiotherapists in the area of rehabilitation. The integrated curriculum gives space to innovations and modern developments and the quality of education is supported by an array of equipments and facilities available at the Faculty of Health Sciences.

Facilities

With the aim of graduating successful and modern physiotherapists, our university has established collaboration protocols with Marmara and Gazi Universities of Turkey. Our University provides sufficient number of computers with Internet connections for students. Students are also given the privilege of benefiting from the Eastern Mediterranean University Library which is equipped with modern facilities, equipment and databases. Our University also provides an array of recreational opportunities for our students in the form of social, cultural and sports activities.

Career Opportunities

Upon the successful completion of the program, graduates are awarded the title of a “Physiotherapy Technician” and may pursue employment opportunities at the rehabilitation units of the state and private hospitals, physiotherapy and rehabilitation clinics, special centers, old people’s homes, thermal water resorts or hotels operating in the field of health tourism.

Contact Information

Tel: +90 392 630 3939
Fax: +90 392 365 3940
E-mail: sbf@emu.edu.tr
Web: http://sbf.emu.edu.tr

  Course Descriptions

 

 

 


Degree
A.D.
Duration (Years)
2
Medium of Instruction
Turkish

Curriculum

Course Code Course Title Semester Credit Lecture Hour (hrs/week) Lab (hrs/week) Tutorial (hrs/week) ECTS
Semester 1
FZTR151 Introduction to Anatomy
Bu ders; öğrencilerin, insan anatomisini ve fizyolojisini, vücut sistemlerini ve fonksiyonlarını öğrenmesini amaçlamaktır. Dersin kapsamında; kemikler, eklemler, kaslar, sistemler, organizmanın bölümleri (hücre-doku-organ-sistem), görevleri ve bu bölümler arasındaki iletişim incelenmektedir.
1 3 2 2 -
FZTR152 Introduction to Physiology 1 2 2 - -
FZTR223 Health Concepts and Terminology 1 2 2 - -
FZTR105 Heat and Light 1 3 3 - -
PSYC111 Science of Physcology
This course is designed to introduce the students about the psychological approaches, theories and applications. The topics which will be covered; Research methods in Psychology, learning, memory, motivation, emotions, stress, health psychology and social psychology
1 2 2 2 -
HIST280 Atatürk's Principles and History of Turkish Reforms 1 2 2 - -
ENGL161 Basic English - I
ENGL161 (Beginner) is a first semester, first year English language course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to halfway towards A1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. This course introduces the students to the English language and aims to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.
1 3 3 1 -
ITEC115 Introduction to Computers
The course presents the basic description of information technology concepts, basic computer system hardware and software components, common terminology in information technology, application areas, and integration of computer system components. Students document on the computer using office programs, spreadsheets, and presentations that are necessary to prepare is to provide basic knowledge and skills.
1 3 2 2 -
Semester 2
FZTR126 Health Care Systems and Rehabilitation 2 3 3 - -
FZTT106 Electrophysical Agents 2 2 2 - -
FZTR108 Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Ethics 2 2 2 - -
FZTR262 Basic Public Health 2 2 2 - -
FZTR118 Hydrotherapy and Balneotherapy 2 2 2 - -
ENGL162 Basic English - II
ENGL162 is a second semester, first year English language course. It is designed to help students improve the level of their English to A1 level, as specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. This course introduces the students to the English language and aims to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in academic settings.
2 3 3 1 -
AE01 Area Elective - I 2 3 3 - -
UE01 University Elective - I 2 3 3 - -
Semester 3
FZTT200 Summer Internships 3 No-Credit - - -
FZTT201 Massage Treatments 3 4 3 3 -
FZTR265 Basic Internal Sciences 3 2 2 - -
FZTT215 Surgery in Sciences 3 2 2 - 1
FZTT213 Introduction to Prosthetics and Orthotics 3 3 2 2 -
FZTR221 Introduction to Kinesiology
Bu ders; kasların kasılması sırasındaki fonksiyonları ve meydana getirdikleri eklem hareketleri, sportif hareketlerin kinesiyolojik analizleri, spora yönelik olarak koşma, tenis gibi sporlarda yapılabilecek hareket analizleri gibi konuları içermektedir.
3 2 2 - -
AE02 Area Elective - II 3 2 3 - -
UE02 University Elective - II 3 3 3 - -
Semester 4
FZTT202 Professional Practice - I 4 5 2 6 -
FZTT204 Professional Practice - II 4 5 2 6 -
FZTT206 Professional Practice - III 4 5 2 6 -