Time: 1.9.2021-30.11.2021
Place: Online studies
Extent: 5 ECTS credits
Number of study places: 30
Target group: This course is suitable for physiotherapists in advanced level and other professionals with studies in physiotherapy.
Lecturer: Ms Merja Reuranen, merja.reunanen@xamk.fi

Please note that timetable changes may occur.

Credited in degree: Bachelor of Health Care and Social Services, Physiotherapy
Enrolment by: 15 August 2021
Price: Free of charge

Please notice that
Xamk degree students cannot enrol on Open UAS courses.

 

Learning outcomes:

  • You learn to support client’s self-management after stroke during the whole rehabilitation process
  • You learn to enhance client’s problem solving, goal setting, planning and evaluation in task-oriented physiotherapy
  • You learn how to construct environments that are suitable for clients’ independent practice at home

Contents and methods:

This course includes the following themes:

  • Elements of self-management
  • Guidance strategies to enhance self-efficacy
  • Home-based rehabilitation approach

The course is completed in Learn – digital learning platform. The digital learning platform contains online materials, presentations and video examples for the tasks and exams. The course includes online exams and one written task with deadlines.

The course will procced online during autumn 2021.

Study material:

The material is accessible to all students, no matter where they live. In addition, students are able to use Library services (https://kaakkuri.finna.fi/?lng=en-gb) with their Xamk’s IDs.

Assessment scale:
Accepted/Failed

This course is based on the curricula of Xamk's degree programmes and the Finnish credits are fully compatible with the ECTS.

Transcript of records will be delivered by request:
 – in paper form for those who have their home address in Finland
 – by email in PDF form for those who have their home address in some other country.

This course is based on the curricula of Xamk's degree programmes and the Finnish credits are fully compatible with the ECTS.

Additional information on enrolment:
Open University of Applied Sciences office, email openstudies@xamk.fi.

Terms of cancellation: 
Cancellation has to be made 14 days before the course starts. Cancellation by email to openstudies@xamk.fi.

You'll receive an invitation by email to this course approximately one week before the course starts.