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Faculty Faculty of Health Studies (FZS)
Study programme Specialization in Health Care (B5345)
Branch of study Occupational Therapy (5342R002/0 - K15)
Level of acquired qualification Bachelor
Form of study Combined
Standard length of study 3 years
Number of ECTS credits 180
Qualification awarded Bachelor (Bc.)
Access to further studies Master study programme  
Type of completion State Final Exam
Study and Examination Code URL
Faculty coordinator for international students
Křížová Lenka, Bc.
Phone: +420475284266
Key learning outcomes A university education in ergotherapy has a wide base of specialized characteristics from the theoretical and clinical medicine fields. The respective ergotherapy and rehabilitation courses are connected by this medical base. Graduates are prepared for independent work in the field of ergotherapy within complex rehabilitative treatment. The professional profile of the graduate is to evaluate the described abilities and make use of information obtained in the subsequent care of the patient. The development of these abilities relies on knowledge and proficiency in the process of curative rehabilitation in individual clinical fields and also ergodiagnostics. Knowledge of psychology, special pedagogy and a knowledge of compensational aids are necessary as well as the ability to carry out proposals for the removal of architectural barriers. Specialist training in a foregn language is also currently part of the course. Graduates have the possibility to work in a team in primary rehabilitation workplaces, in rehabilitation departments and physical medicine, in rehabilitation centres and establishments, specialized children's, geriatrics and psychiatric insitutions, social care establishments, in special schools for physically and mentally disabled children, in requalification and reconditioning courses for people with physical disabilities, in protected departments, to monitor the adherence to ergonomic norms in various workplaces.
Specific admission requirements unspecified
Specific provisions for recognition of prior learning unspecified
Qualification requirements and regulations unspecified
Profile of the programme academical
Persistence requirements unspecified
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples unspecified
Branch of study guarantor Votava Jiří, doc. MUDr. CSc.
Simple list of courses for the given plan Course list by year of study and semester Structured list of courses in the plan
Status Recommended year of study Recommended semester Course code Course title (* Final State Examination) Language of instruction Number of ECTS credits Course availability
A Compulsory 1 Winter KE/TEK5 The Theory of Occupational Therapy Czech 5  
B Compulsory option 1 Winter KE/AJEK5 English language Czech 2  
C Optional 1 Winter KE/USE5K Introduction to study Czech 1  
A Compulsory 1 Summer KE/TTEK5 Therapeutic Techniques and Activities Czech 3  
C Optional 1 Summer KE/ZTKE5 Winter Skiing Course Czech English 1 The course is available to visiting students
C Optional 2 Winter KE/MUTK5 Music Therapy Czech English 1  
C Optional 2 Winter KE/MTE5K Modern technology in therapy eith geriatric patients Czech 1  
A Compulsory 2 Summer KE/ECTK5 Occupational Therapy in Surgery and Traumatology Czech 4  
A Compulsory 2 Summer KE/ATEK5 Art Therapy Czech 1  
C Optional 2 Summer KE/LTEK5 Summer Cycling Course Czech English 1 The course is available to visiting students
C Optional 2 Summer KE/KPEK5 Clinical Psychology Czech 1  
A Compulsory 3 Winter KE/ENUK5 Occupational Therapy in Neurology Czech 4  
A Compulsory 3 Winter KE/REK5 Cognitive Functions Rehabilitation Czech 4  
A Compulsory 3 Winter KE/ZZEK5 Medical Law Basics Czech 2  
A Compulsory 3 Summer KE/SCRK5 Social Rehabilitation  (*) Czech 0  
A Compulsory 3 Summer KE/ERGK5 Occupational Therapy  (*) Czech 0  
A Compulsory 3 Summer KE/MAEK5 Management and Administration in Occupational Therapy Czech 4  
A Compulsory 3 Summer KE/EPRK5 Occupational Diagnostics and Rehabilitation Czech 4