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Credit points / ECTS:2 / 3
Course supervisor: Signe Tomsone
Study type:Nepilna laika, Pilna laika
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Rehabilitation; Medical Services
Language:Latvian
Study course description
Branch of science:Medicine; Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
Study course description

Objective

Students should acquire knowledge of the World Health Organization (WHO) International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) and its application in clinical practice of rehabilitation.

Prerequisites

Anatomy, physiology, introduction to speciality.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Students will be able to explain the functioning and disability concepts, describe the WHO ICF, to name and define the terms contained in the ICF, to set out the practical application of the ICF.

Skills

Students will be able to analyze simple clinical cases using the ICF basic principles, to apply appropriate ICF codes, to explain the basic principles of functioning assessment and evaluate the person's functional abilities using a selected measurement.

Competence

Students will be able to analyze and interpret the results of the functioning assessments, to formulate and explain their role in the rehabilitation process.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Audiologopaedics2Bachelor’sRequiredSigne Tomsone, Guna Bērziņa, Aivars Vētra, Baiba Baikovska, Līga Savicka, Ailī Horna-Butkeviča, Agnese Kārkliņa, Ieva Jēkabsone
Occupational Therapy2Bachelor’sRequiredBaiba Baikovska, Līga Savicka, Agnese Kārkliņa, Ailī Horna-Butkeviča, Ieva Jēkabsone, Signe Tomsone, Guna Bērziņa, Aivars Vētra
Physiotherapy2Bachelor’sRequiredIeva Jēkabsone, Baiba Baikovska, Līga Savicka, Ailī Horna-Butkeviča, Agnese Kārkliņa, Signe Tomsone, Guna Bērziņa, Aivars Vētra
Physiotherapy2Bachelor’sRequiredBaiba Baikovska, Līga Savicka, Agnese Kārkliņa, Ailī Horna-Butkeviča, Ieva Jēkabsone, Signe Tomsone, Guna Bērziņa, Aivars Vētra
Physiotherapy8Bachelor’sRequiredSigne Tomsone, Guna Bērziņa, Aivars Vētra, Baiba Baikovska, Agnese Kārkliņa, Līga Savicka, Ailī Horna-Butkeviča, Ieva Jēkabsone
Social work4Bachelor’sRequiredBaiba Baikovska, Līga Savicka, Ailī Horna-Butkeviča, Agnese Kārkliņa, Ieva Jēkabsone, Signe Tomsone, Guna Bērziņa, Aivars Vētra
Social work6Bachelor’sRequiredSigne Tomsone, Guna Bērziņa, Baiba Baikovska, Līga Savicka, Agnese Kārkliņa
Nutrition6Bachelor’sRequiredBaiba Baikovska, Līga Savicka, Ailī Horna-Butkeviča, Agnese Kārkliņa, Ieva Jēkabsone, Signe Tomsone, Guna Bērziņa, Aivars Vētra
Nutrition6Bachelor’sRequiredSigne Tomsone, Baiba Baikovska, Līga Savicka, Ailī Horna-Butkeviča, Agnese Kārkliņa
Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Orthotics and Prosthetics1Bachelor’sRequiredAgnese Kārkliņa, Baiba Baikovska, Ailī Horna-Butkeviča, Aivars Vētra, Guna Bērziņa, Signe Tomsone, Ieva Jēkabsone