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Faculty Faculty of Health Care Studies (FZS)
Study programme Specialization in Health Care (B5345)
Branch of study Orthotics-Prosthetics (5345R026/0 - 2015)
Level of acquired qualification Bachelor
Form of study Full-time
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 Bachelor's Thesis Defense, State Final Exam
Study and Examination Code URL
Faculty coordinator for international students
Valešová Monika, Mgr.
Email: valesmo@fzs.zcu.cz
Phone: 377 633 705
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Key learning outcomes The bachelor study program graduate is a competent university-educated expert in the field of orthotics - prosthetics, which is both theoretical and practical aspects ready to be an equal part of a multidisciplinary team of specialists in the care of the client. Leading a team of experts of the same discipline and demonstration of combined and coordinated knowledge are skil which can used in medical, social, educational, professional and technical resources suitable for the recovery of the highest possible degree of functional ability, independence and active life of the client. Graduate will gain knowledge in fields that form the foundation required for providing orthotic and prosthetic care in the social sciences and organizational, their knowledge of a foreign language is deeper at the professional level, is familiar with the various types of disability and in various types of equipment. The graduate is skilled in the field of orthotics and prosthetics. Can use diagnostic methods and testing procedures, physical measurements and determine the type of items. Handles technical documentation independently, is oriented in the technical information and prosthetic manuals. Can design, applies, manufactures and modifies aids. Is dkilled in education of clients and other persons which are authorized by him and caregivers to actively use aids. Furthermore is in continual process of self-education, uses this knowledge to the development and improvement of aids according to the lastest findings. During the study, the student prepared in all directions for occupation orthotics-prosthetics in order to be handle in all the activities of a healthcare professional with competence described by Decree no. 55/2011, as amended.
Specific admission requirements Passing a written entrance examination in human biology; good health
Specific provisions for recognition of prior learning General Rules for the Recognition of Previous Studies
Qualification requirements and regulations Code No. 96/2004, Decree No. 55/2011
Profile of the programme This study programme is designed as an occupational one. In addition to theoretical background (blocks of theoretical courses), it mainly provides skill-related courses/blocks of skill-related courses preparing the future graduate for employment in various areas/fields, such as Orthotics-Prosthetics.
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples Orthotics - Prosthetics
Branch of study guarantor Koudela Karel, Prof. MUDr. CSc.
Course list by year of study and semester
1. year 2. year 3. year
Winter Summer Winter Summer Winter Summer
UJP/LEF (2)
KAZ/PPFE (1)
KAZ/VEZZ (1)
KAZ/CHP (2)
KAZ/MIEHG (1)
KPS/PCH1 (2)
KFE/MATER (1)
KTB/ANA1 (4)
KFI/FETZ (2)
KFE/ZOP (2)
KAZ/BFYFN (1)
KFE/VM1P (2)
KFE/ZF1 (3)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 24
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 6
UJP/AZ1 (2)
UJP/NZ1 (2)
KFE/ZME (2)
KFE/PA1 (2)
KFE/PAS1 (2)
KFE/PROT1 (2)
KIV/IFYER (2)
KFE/ORT1 (2)
KTB/FYP1 (2)
KPS/PCHN2 (2)
KTB/ANA2N (3)
KFE/COP1 (3)
KFE/SOPP1 (4)
KFE/VM2P (1)
KFE/ZF2 (2)
KPG/PGZ (2)
KFE/CHT1 (1)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 26
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 4
UJP/NZ2 (2)
UJP/AZ2 (2)
KFE/PA2 (2)
KFE/PAS2 (2)
KFE/KS (2)
KFE/PED1 (1)
KFE/NEUR1 (2)
KFE/CHT2 (2)
KFE/SOPP2 (2)
KME/BMECH (1)
KFE/VM3P (2)
KFE/ORT2 (4)
KFE/PROT2 (4)
KTB/FYP2N (3)
KFE/COP2 (3)
KPG/SPEC (2)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 26
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 4
KFE/VS (2)
KFE/ZV (2)
KFE/VL1 (1)
KFE/SZ (2)
KFE/MUZ (2)
KFE/PDF (2)
KFE/BAL (2)
KFE/ERG (1)
KFE/NEUR2 (2)
KFE/SOPP3 (4)
KFE/EPI (1)
KFE/AKP (3)
KFE/KIP1 (2)
KFE/PROT3 (2)
KFE/SRE (2)
KFE/COP3 (2)
KFE/SBP (1)
KFE/PED2 (2)
KFE/ORT3 (2)
KFE/CHT3 (2)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 26
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 4
KFE/VL2 (2)
KFE/AT (2)
KTB/TAHDK (2)
KFE/SPOM (2)
KFE/REG (2)
KFE/PROT4 (3)
KFE/COP4 (5)
KFE/NEUR3 (2)
KFE/KIP2 (3)
KAZ/PCHT (2)
KFE/SOPP4 (4)
KFP/PN (2)
KFE/ORT4 (3)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 24
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 6
KFE/PDT (2)
KFE/PS (2)
KFE/FP (2)
KFE/JOG (2)
KFE/PROT5 (2)
KFE/OBP (0)
KFE/KOS (0)
KFE/SCHP (2)
KFE/ORT5 (2)
KPM/MKPZ (2)
KFE/EPRE (3)
KFE/GER (2)
KFE/COP5 (5)
KFE/PROTS (0)
KFE/ORTS (0)
KFE/BP (10)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 28
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 2
KFE/PAZP (2)
KFE/NW (2)
KFE/ERGO (2)
KFE/BS (2)
Total 60 credits Total 60 credits Total 60 credits
Total 180 credits