University of Thessaly: Erasmus+ Funding To Strengthen International Competence Development In Sports Physiotherapy

The University of Thessaly announces that the Erasmus+ Cooperation Partnership Project, Higher education to improve competency in SportsPhysiotherapy (SportsComp), was granted € 400 000 for an international project lasting 3 years. 

The project consortium consists of five organisations: Jamk University of Applied Sciences, University of Tartu, VrijeUniversitait Brussel, University of Thessaly, and the International Federation of Sports Physical Therapy.

The project is coordinated by Jamk University of Applied Sciences and aims to increase the quality of sports physiotherapy education and profession through competence development. The project will enhance the excellence of sports physiotherapy, physiotherapy, and rehabilitation education, and support the improvement of the European health care and sports systems.

Project implementation begun on 1.9.2023, and is divided into five Work Packages, which focus on to the long-term competence development the academia, students, and professionals by updating sports physiotherapy competences for the higher education and physiotherapy organisations. The project, implemented at EQF level 7, supports the development of English taught Master programmes, courses, and flexible study options in sports physiotherapy through developing and piloting innovative e-learning courses through competence-based education

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