The curriculum of BSc in Physiotherapy Programme is aimed to prepare students for the prevention, medication and rehabilitation of movement system disorders and other diseases using the therapeutic tools of physiotherapy.
Physiotherapy is a prospering profession worldwide. The degree will open up a range of career opportunities throughout the world. It therefore provides a base from which to proceed to a career in a wide range of health-related occupations or research.
The tuition fee for the 1st year of the Physiotherapy Program is 6 000 USD/year (including student's handbooks, use of library and IT facilities).
1st and 2nd semester
Biophysics, Cell Biology, Genetics and Molecular Biology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Immunology, Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Microbiology, First Aid, Body Awareness, General Principles in Health Care and Nursing, Basics of Physiotherapy, Computer Techniques, Medical Latin, Bioethics, Psychology, Communication, Philosophy, Elective subjects
3rd and 4th semester
Biomechanics, Basic Physiology, Cardiorespiratory and Exercise Physiology, Applied Training Methods, Neurophysiology, Kinesiology, Mobilization-Manual Techniques I, Electro-, Balneo-, Hydro- and Climatotherapy, Pathology, Clinical Propedeutics, Internal Medicine for Physiotherapists I, Gerontology, Sociology, Economics, Introduction to Management, Basics of Research Methodology, Health and Library Informatics, Kinesiology Practice (summer course), Elective subjects
5th and 6th semester
Pharmacology, Mobilization-Manual Techniques II, Internal Medicine for Physiotherapists II, Obstetrics and Gynaecology for Physiotherapists I, Orthopaedics for Physiotherapists, Rheumatology for Physiotherapists, Traumatology and Intensive Therapy for Physiotherapists I, Radiology, Professional Orientation, Health Care Law, Controlled Clinical Practices in the Field of Internal Medicine (summer courses), Elective subjects
7th and 8th semester
Obstetrics and Gynaecology for Physiotherapists II, Infant Care and Paediatrics for Physiotherapists, Traumatology and Intensive Therapy for Physiotherapists II, Neurology and Psychiatry for Physiotherapists, Addictology, Rehabilitation, Supervised Clinical Practices in Cardiovascular Physiotherapy, Respiratory Physiotherapy, Neurology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Rheumatology, Traumatology and Rehabilitation, Thesis work, Elective subjects
The University of Debrecen offers a lot of internationally competitive master courses among them the MSc in Public Health course in English. Also, by the year 2012 the Faculty is planning on launching a new MSc course in Complex Rehabilitation available for English-speaking students as well.
Secondary school certificate or senior high school diploma
No work experience is required.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10,000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
With a student body of about 30 thousand the University of Debrecen is one of the largest institutions of higher education in Hungary today. The cooperation of fourteen faculties ensures the multidisciplinary background guaranteeing the University a leading role as a research and education institution, the intellectual center of Eastern Hungary. In 2007 our institution was the first to receive the highest degree of the Higher Education Qualification Price awarded to the most reputable Hungarian higher education institutions.