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Syksyn 2019 yksittäiset opintojaksot

Alla näet syyslukukauden 2019 yksittäisten opintojaksojen tarjonnan. Yksittäisiin opintojaksoihin opiskelijat valitaan ilmoittautumisjärjestyksessä.

Ilmoittautumiset yksittäisille opintojaksoille (amk-opinnot) alkavat:

- 30.7. klo 10.00 (tekniikka, luonnonvara-ala, kulttuuri, liiketalous ja tietojenkäsittely)
- 31.7. klo 10.00 (sosiaali- ja terveysala)

7Y00BH11  |  Degree Programme in Physiotherapy

Ergonomic Patient Handling

Objectives:The student can explain the basic principles of ergonomic patient transfers and is able to apply them in practice. The student knows and is able to use the most common devices while helping the patient to move himself. The student recognizes the risk in patient transfers and in his work at hospital wards. The student understands the rehabilitative aspect of the way of working ergonomically. He knows the laws defining safety in work and is able to make his own work more safe.
Teaching form:Daytime contact teaching
Teaching language:English
Number of Credits:3 cr
Cost:Look for prices
Date(s):07.10.2019 - 22.12.2019
Exact time:The exact timetable will be published later.
Level:Bachelor Programme
Degree programme:Degree Programme in Physiotherapy
Enrolment:31.07.2019 - 23.09.2019
Number of participants:1
Further Information:avoinamk@oulu.fi
tel. +358 20 611 0213


Ergonomy and safety during patient transfers. Body awareness and natural movements as a basis for good ergonomy at work. Considering patient resourses while helping him to move himself. Devises for patient handling and tranfers. Laws focused on safety.


It is recommendable to have some experience of working in hospital, geriatric homes etc, to be able to understand what kind of limitations in functional capacity and locomotion there can appear.


To be announced at the beginning of the course

Student allowance

Studies at the Open UAS are not entitled to any student allowance.