Students and their teacher from SAMK have developed physiotherapy education together with European partners in European Network of Physiotherapy in Higher Education (ENPHE). The online course Learning Clinical Reasoning has been planned together with physiotherapy educators and students from University of Vic-Central Catalonia University in Spain.
Welfare Technology – The Field of the Future Listen Leni Jokela chose Master´s degree education in Welfare Technology at SAMK because of...
International study group gives a variety of aspects to the field of rehabilitation Listen Danmei He is studying in the Master’s degree...
What’s physiotherapy got to do with mental health? A lot, according to Merja Sallinen, a Member of Executive Board of International Organization of Physical Therapists in Mental Health.
Satakunta University of Applied Sciences (SAMK) Research and Development Unit has made a significant investment by purchasing a robotized Indego exoskeleton made by Parker Hannifin Corporation. Exoskeleton is widely used for example in the rehabilitation of paralyzed patients but researchers are hoping to find also alternative applications for it.
Lea Heinrich and Elina Pettersson, second year students of physiotherapy in SAMK, act on the European level physiotherapy education development beside their studies. Why, where and which way?/
Work with the aged and especially memory loss diseases are an area which interests in China as well as elsewhere in the world. Sari Teeri, Principal Lecturer, and Päivi Kankaanranta, Senior Lecturer, did pioneering work for SAMK with education export to China at the end of September. The one-week education was attended by around fifty professionals of elderly care in the Changzhou region, from orderlies to people with university degrees.
A week-long personal experience from hospital gave Noora Lempinen a stepping stone for nursing studies. Noora also wanted to pull out all the stops and she applied for the English Nursing degree programme.
Simulation, or simulating working life in a learning situation is a part of the digitalization of teaching. It could also be called a role play with plenty of pedagogical methods and goals.
Enabling Life Technologies course pilots various digital tools Listen HYPE, a barrier-breaking serious games education -project coordinated by Satakunta University of Applied...