Basics of physical therapy

lkine1021  2018-2019  Louvain-la-Neuve

Basics of physical therapy
8 credits
10.0 h + 97.5 h

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Main themes
The demonstrations on anatomic specimens contribute to a better integration of the anatomy palpatoire. The anatomy palpatoire is a precondition to the examination of the patient. The techniques of bases (passive mobilization and activates, massage, PNF) allow a facilitated approach of the kinesitherapy of the various systems.

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 At the end of this entity of teaching, the student must be able to control the basic techniques of kinesitherapy (palpation and location of bone tissues and soft fabrics, evaluation of the muscular function, passive mobilization and activate, massage, proprioceptive techniques of facilitation - PNF).

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Functional anatomy and muscular evaluation (30h) Active mobilization and muscular reinforcement (5h-15h) Passive mobilization (5h-15h) Massage (15h) Proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF) (5h-15h)
Other information
Pre-necessary: Anatomy and analyzes movement, biomechanical Evaluation: Oral examination and elements of evaluation continue Support: Syllabus and book Framing: Holder
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Teacher Training Certificate (upper secondary education) - Physical Education

Bachelor in Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation

Master [120] in Motor Skills: Physical Education