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Ints Zeidlers

Study Course Description

Course Description Statuss:Approved
Course Description Version:2.00
Study Course Accepted:12.03.2018
Study Course Information
Course Code:REK_176LQF level:Level 6
Credit Points:2.00ECTS:3.00
Branch of Science:Medicine; Sports Medicine and RehabilitationTarget Audience:Rehabilitation
Study Course Supervisor
Course Supervisor:Ints Zeidlers
Study Course Implementer
Structural Unit:Department of Rehabilitation
The Head of Structural Unit:Anita Vētra
Contacts:Rīga, Anniņmuižas bulvāris 26a, rkatrsu[pnkts]lv, rkatrsu[pnkts]lv, +371 20271291
Study Course Planning
Full-Time - 1. Semester No.
Lectures (number)2Lecture Length (academic hours)2Total Contact Hours of Lectures4
Classes (number)7Class Length (academic hours)4Total Contact Hours of Classes28
Total Contact Hours32
Study course description
Preliminary Knowledge:
normal and pathological anatomy and physiology
Objective:
to develop students' skills to make stroking, rubbing, kneading, bashing and vibrating techniques; to develop student' ability to present about massage effects on human body and its curative effects, to call classical massage main stages of the massage history; to develop students' skills to use adequate massage oil; to enumarate masseur characteristics and responsibilities of a massage session
Topic Layout (Full-Time)
No.TopicType of ImplementationNumberVenue
1History of massageLectures1.00clinical base
2Massage effects and curative effects. Masseur characteristics and responsibilities. Human responsibilities in massage session.Lectures1.00clinical base
3Stroking techniques.Classes1.00clinical base
4Rubbing techniquesClasses2.00clinical base
5Kneading techniques.Classes2.00clinical base
6Bashing techniques.Classes1.00clinical base
7Vibrating techniques.Classes1.00clinical base
Assessment
Unaided Work:
independent work with execution literature, individual and pairs work with massage techniques
Assessment Criteria:
Active and fruitful participation in practical clases, successful answers to oral questions
Final Examination (Full-Time):Test
Final Examination (Part-Time):
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge:Succesful completion of study course students: -learn to count indications and contraindications of massage - remembers main stages of the history of massage - will be able to present massage effects and massage curative effects - able to name the masseur characteristics and responsibilities of a massage session
Skills:Succesful completion of study course students: - will be able to demonstrate stroking, rubbing, kneading, bashing, vibrating techniques - will be able to choose adequate and comfortable position of patient during the massage
Competencies:Succesful completion of study course students: - will be able to use adequate massage oil - will be able to indoduse the patients with their responsibilities to going for the massage treatment
Bibliography
No.Reference
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