Health Professions of Rehabilitation Sciences

Master Degree - School: Medicine and Surgery - Access type: Restricted number of available places

Language: Italian

General Information

o Class: LM/SNT2 (Ministerial Decree No 270 of 2004)
o Course type: Master Degree
o Duration: 2 years
o Access type: Restricted number of available places
o School: Medicine and Surgery
o Department: Clinical Sciences and Translational Medicine
o Course code: M10

Description and Teaching Objectives

Graduates acquire advanced cultural and professional training to operate in care, management, training and research processes with high expertise, as far as relevant healthcare areas are concerned (i.e. as podiatrists, physiotherapists, speech therapists, orthoptists/assistants in ophthalmology, neuro and psychomotricity therapists in developing age, technical operators for education, psychiatric and psychosocial rehabilitation, work therapists, professional educators).
This Degree examines theoretical and applied knowledge to enable mastery of phenomena related to complex, organisational health issues, with particular focus on rehabilitation. This is meant as a test and implementation of operational instruments aimed at specialising in a consistent way with respect to the search of innovative and decisive models. As a matter of fact, nowadays they are crucial in order to meet the population’s requirements and health needs.

Career Opportunities

Graduates can perform highly qualified professions acting as: directors and coordinators within Operational Rehabilitation Units in hospitals and ULSS (i.e. local health units); directors in hospitals and health units; university degree coordinators, teachers and tutors, including specialised classes.

Web References and Contacts

Coordinator: Professor Umberto Tarantino

Didactic secretariat:
Tel: +39 06 2090 8182