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Physiotherapy and Therapeutic Exercise for the Musculoskeletal System (7 cr)

Code: AH00CA34-3005

General information


01.07.2022 - 04.09.2022


15.08.2022 - 14.12.2022

Number of ECTS credits allocated

7 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Faculty of Health Care and Social Services (LAB)


Lahti Campus

Teaching languages

  • Finnish

Degree programmes

  • Bachelor's Degree Programme in Physiotherapy


  • Sanna Kangas
  • Jaakko Monto

Scheduling groups

  • Yhteiset verkkoluennot (Size: 70. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Ryhmä A (Size: 20. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Ryhmä B (Size: 20. Open UAS: 0.)
  • Ryhmä A ja Ryhmä B (Size: 20. Open UAS: 0.)



Small groups

  • Yhteiset verkkoluennot
  • Group A
  • Group B
  • Practice

Learning outcomes

The student is able to
- explain the meaning and mechanism of the musculoskeletal diseases and disorders in the origin of the symptoms and diseases
- examine and draw conclusions on the impacts that the musculoskeletal diseases and disorders have on the functional ability
- select evidence-based physiotherapy methods in supporting the well-being of the client's musculoskeletal system
- compile and guide individual exercises and self-care to support the client's functional ability

Assessment scale