If you would like to develop a career in health and safety in the workplace, apply for the Degree in International Physiotherapy at the Campus in Barcelona. In this Degree, the key aspects of ergonomics are taught. Ergonomics is a discipline focused on adapting the products, systems and environments to the needs, constraints and features of their users in order to optimize efficiency, safety and well-being.
Very often, workers are diagnosed with pathologies which are related to their working conditions. As for example, a musculoskeletal impairment related to repetitive work, inappropriate positions and handling of materials, obesity related to a sedentary lifestyle, chronic fatigue, etc. In this situations, the intervention of the physiotherapist specialized in ergonomics is essential in order to adapt the design of the workplace to the professionals. It is indeed a professional field with numerous and good career prospects. Moreover, this Degree is taught in English, a language that broadens even more your opportunities of finding a job.
Apart from the health in the workplace field, after completing this Degree, you will be eligible for a wide range of careers:
- Healthcare sector. Once you have graduated, you can work in many branches of medicine. To name a few: traumatology, focused on sports injuries; paediatrics; cardio-respiratory pathologies; ergonomics; neurology; urogynecology or rheumatology.
- If your vocation is teaching, one of the upward professional prospects is becoming a physiotherapy teacher. Nowadays, the academic professional development has become an area of great interest in the physiotherapy world.
- Freelance professional. Once you graduate, you can work as a freelance, working in your own injury rehabilitation centre or taking part in multidisciplinary teams, that is to say, in health centres, primary health care centres, hospitals or mutual insurance companies.
- Technological innovation field. Due to the theoretical and practical sides of this Degree, you will be granted the relevant knowledge to develop as a professional in the technological application to physiotherapy. An innovating field, with potential and with a wide spectrum of development in our society in bringing together such relevant aspects as the health care and new technologies.
Choose an up-to-date and quality training, and in English. Study the Degree in International Physiotherapy at the Campus in Barcelona; the best way to get ready for your future career.