Healthcare Studies for experienced professional disciplines: Occupational therapy, speech therapy, nursing care, physiotherapyDownload as PDF Add to favorites
The practice-oriented course builds on the respective educational contents in the professional modules, and specific skills on the basis of nursing and therapy disciplines are taught.
Specialisation in occupational therapy: e.g. living environments in the context of occupational therapy, client-oriented interaction and consultation.
Specialisation in speech therapy: e.g. evidence-based therapy and therapy evaluation, speech therapy self-image change.
Specialisation in nursing care: e.g. assessment of nursing care requirements, nursing diagnostics.
Specialisation in physiotherapy: e.g. motor system and motion control, professional ethics of physiotherapy.
Inter-professional modules promote expertise for common professional patient and client care: e.g. case management in integrated care, health and social research, work on projects, collaboration in projects (online module), start-ups, scientific work.
Further profiling by choosing a study specialisation in healthcare: Patient education and counselling, prevention and intervention, application of rehabilitation.
Graduates carry out therapeutic or nursing care or the care of people with health problems and support their caregivers. They can describe, control and design work processes in a comprehensible manner. They have a grasp of theoretical and empirical research findings (evidence-based practice) as well as the scientific basis for the analysis of selected subject-specific theories and concepts, and are able to initiate and consolidate an inter-professional dialogue using appropriate methodological and personality-related skills. Graduates are able to build up a network of experts from science and practice on their own initiative and to call for and foster patient-oriented cooperation of all professional groups involved.
- General higher education entrance qualification, advanced technical college certificate, vocational qualification and three years of professional activity.
Proof of relevant professional training (qualified to use professional title), followed by at least ten months of professional experience.
Information about studying
Who offers this course?
HFH Hamburger Fern-Hochschule
Type of study
University degree – distance learning
Qualification on completion
Bachelor of Science
Part-time inter-professional, extra-occupational course.
Vocational training is calculated/integrated in parts.