Physiotherapist


PHYSIOTHERAPIST




The speciality of Physotherapist was established in 1973 for the purposes of training medical specialists who have knowledge of natural and preformed physical factors, as well as skills to apply them, such as kinesitherapy, light therapy, electrical treatment, balneotherapy, and climatotherapy; they participate in the combined prevention, treatment and physical therapy treatment of all diseases, as well as in all activities associated with health promotion and recreation.

Total number of academic hours: 4335


CURRICULUM

 

PHYSIOTHERAPIST

 

 

 

 

Subjects

 

1st Year

2nd Year

3rd Year

 

А

Compulsory Subjects

 

 1

Kinesitherapy

210

195

90

 

 2

 Remedial Massage

 120

105

 

 

 3

 Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

90

60

 

 

 4

 Anatomy and Biomechanics

120

 

 

 

 5

 Latin Language with Medical Terms

 30

 

 

 

 6

 Social and Health Legislation

 30

 

 

 

 7

 Information Technology

 30

 

 

 

 8

 Medical Psychology

30

 

 

 

 9

 Medical Ethics and Deontology

 30

 

 

 

 10

 Sociology

15

 

 

 

 11

 Hygiene and Ecology

 30

 

 

 

 12

 Kinesiology

30

 

 

 

 13

 Physiology

 60

 

 

 

 14

 Pathophysiology

 

15

 

 

 15

 Surgery

 

30

 

 

 16

 Nervous Diseases

 45

45

 

 

 17

 Orthopaedics, Traumatology and Orthotics

30

60

 

 

 18

 Pathokinesiology

 

30

 

 

 19

 Manual Muscular Testing

 45

 

 

 

 20

 Internal Diseases

 

75

 

 

 21

 Paediatric Diseases

 

 30

 

 

 22

 Imaging Diagnostics

 

15

 

 

 23

 Obstetrics and Gynaecology

 

 15

 

 

 24

 Medical Relief in Crises – Emergency and Disasters

 

 

30

 

 25

 Social Medicine and Health Promotion

 

 

45

 

 26

 First Paramedic Aid

 

 

30

 

27

 Ergotherapy and ergonomics

 

 

 30

 

 28

 Skin Diseases

 

 

15

 

 29

 Psychiatry

 

 

15

 

 30

 Pharmacology

 

 

15

 

 31

 Clinical Practice

240

555

330

 

 32

 Summer Practical Training

 

180

 

 

 33

 Pre-graduation Practical Training

 

 

600

 

B

Elective courses

 

 

 In total: 10 Courses

 180

180

60

 

C

Facultative Subjects

 

 

 

 

 

In total: 4 Subjects

 

 

 

 

 

IN TOTAL Subjects (compulsory, elective, facultative)

4335

 

 









Head of speciality:




Petya Kasnakova, ph




Teachers




Penka Krushkova, Gergana Pavlova, Petya Kasnakova, Mariya Betcheva, Zoya Koleva,
Dr. Katsarska, Nina Beltcheva, Rayna Petrova