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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Medicine Program of Health Sciences Division of Physical Therapy
Lecture Code I4324001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 理学療法概論
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Introduction for physical therapy
ウラベ ユキオ,マエダ ノリアキ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Weds5-8:HSC Rm 205
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 04 : Nursing and Rehabilitation Sciences
Eligible Students 1Year
Keywords Practical work experience 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Physical Therapy
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge, understanding about the basic medicine, knowledge, understanding about the etiology condition of a patient
・Knowledge and understanding on rehabilitation and physical treatment. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Lecture of general remarks of physical therapy 
Class Schedule lesson1 Physical therapy definitions and business, related occupations
lesson2 History of physical therapy, physical therapy of the world
lesson3 Rehabilitation and physical therapy
lesson4 Demographic change and disease and medical expenses
lesson5 Evaluation and flow of physical therapy
lesson6 Business content of physiotherapy
lesson7 Target disease of physiotherapy
lesson8 Physiotherapy scene
lesson9 Research and academic activities of physical therapy
lesson10 Education of physical therapy
lesson11 Physiotherapist of law and ethics, management and physical therapists of ability
lesson12 Physiotherapist organization
lesson13 Development of physical therapy
lesson14 Social contribution of physiotherapist
lesson15 The expert of physical therapy

Final exam 
Isao Nara. General remarks of physical therapy. Ishiyaku Pub,Inc, Japan, 2014. 
PC or AV used in
Documentation of the hand-out and power point 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
University is a great place to be and study.
Please acquire good study habits. 
Grading Method Lecture attendance of two-thirds or more.
To pass the examination of each practical test.
Acquiring 60 or more points in the regular test. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Other Please fill in the term-end class evaluation questionnaire.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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