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Sep
1
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Research & Development centre | Learning about Learning (Difficulties) @ Artevelde University College Ghent, Belgium
Sep 1 2017 @ 00:00 – Jun 30 2018 @ 00:00

Learning about Learning

The central objective of our Research and Development Centre ‘Learning about Learning (Difficulties)’ is to enhance learning opportunities through a differentiated view on the learning of children and adolescents with special educational needs.

This Research and Development Centre focuses on practice-based research, to find and promote innovative practical solutions and applications.

We have expertise in:

  • Children with (or at risk of) learning difficulites/disabilities:
    reading, reading comprehension, mathematics, spelling
  • Inclusive education: adaption of the curriculum, cooperation
    between mainstream schools and schools for special
    education …
  • Team teaching
  • Early literacy and numeracy skills
  • Children growing up in vulnerable situations: foreign
    newcomers, children living in poverty …
  • Play for the sake of play
  • Kinesthetic and spatial learning
  • Prior knowledge of pupils in their first year of English
  • Assessment: developmental assessment, assessment tools …
  • Using narratives to differentiatie discourse analysis

Our research departs from theoretical frameworks such as: Process Communication Model, Bio Psycho Social approach, Universal Design for Learning …
The Research and Development Centre is always keen to forge new national and international partnerships and collaborations.
If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to contact us.

 

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Oct
1
Sun
Minor Health Care & Science: from research to scientific article @ Hogeschool van Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Oct 1 2017 @ 00:00 – Aug 30 2018 @ 00:00

Your future patients deserve the best evidence based treatments. If you are interested in researchand / or a master programme after your bachelor, this is the minor for you.

In this research minor, you learn the basics of scientific research in health care.
•Statistics (SPSS)
•Writing & reading Scientific articles in English
•Evidence Based Practice & Epidemiology

For whom is this minor?

The minor Healthcare & Science is open to Dutch and international students. This is the minor for you if you are interested in:
– Research
– A master programme after your bachelor degree
– The master EBP of the AMC: a specific master programme that is popular among bachelors from Nursing, Physiotherapy, Nutrition, Occupational          therapy and other health-related bachelor programmes.

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Rehabilitation Minor | Health care professional as a rehabilitation specialist @ Hogeschool van Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Oct 1 2017 @ 00:00 – Aug 30 2018 @ 00:00

The Rehabilitation Minor will enable students to prepare the best evidence-based treatment plans for specific patients within the scope of this Minor.

THE PROGRAMME

The Minor focuses on the following competencies:

• Care provider: therapeutic and preventative interventions;
• Entrepreneur: the development and marketing of a health related product that can be used by professionals in the field.

There are three learning lines: In the first 10 weeks you will take classes within these lines at the ASHP.

• Workshop skills: consists of workshops in which you will gain practical knowledge (exercise) from your education (Physiotherapy, Exercise                                                   Therapy or Occupational Therapy). Exercise physiology principles will be applied to different patient categories.
• Product assignment: the last 10 weeks of the Minor you will be working full-time on a rehabilitation product for an external client (for example in                                               private practice or in a hospital). This could be, for example, a rehabilitation protocol or preventative programme that the                                                   client can use for daily practice.
• Knowledge: consists of lectures and tutorials.

THE LEARNING GOALS

• To have knowledge of the diagnostic and prognostic factors for recovery of the patient categories within the Minor.
• To have knowledge of the normal healing course after tissue damage or the course of a specific disease and the ability to recognise a different                     course and its diagnostic factors. You can influence these and modify your treatment plan.
• To have the skills to use exercise physiotherapy to guide/train/coach a patient to achieve the treatment goal / required therapy.
• To have the knowledge and skills to use motor learning principles to achieve the treatment goals / required therapy for patients.
To be capable of completing a product assignment that involves the development of an EBP product for an external client and presenting and                  implementing the results with this client.
• To be capable to search, assess and appreciate relevant scientific literature and scientific developments within the domain of the Minor and                      product assignment.
• To be knowledgeable about general exercise physiology principles and have the ability to apply these principles to patients in the primary care                setting using exercise physiotherapy.

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Feb
5
Mon
Bachelor Minor Global Health (Urban Vitality) @ Faculty of Health of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS)
Feb 5 @ 00:00 – Jun 29 @ 00:00

‘Global Health is an area for study, research, and practice that places a priority on improving health and achieving equity in health for all people worldwide. (J.P. Koplan, Towards a common definition of Global Health, 2009).

 

The bachelor minor Global Health will prepare you
• to work in a diverse society
• to collaborate in interprofessional teams
• to practice your profession in a diverse context, either in a European or non-European country
• to become aware and to take into account the effects of a globalizing world.

 

The Minor programme is offered by the Faculty of Health of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS). The program goals are developed in conjunction with the Universities of Oslo and Aalborg. Topics regarding Global Health are addressed from a holistic perspective. Furthermore, you will work in a interprofessional and international classroom, supported with innovative teaching strategies. You will learn to evaluate the needs of specific target groups in different districts of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Europe and worldwide, with a focus on a critical evaluation on social determinants of health.

 

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Bachelor Minor Global Health (Urban Vitality) @ Faculty of Health of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS)
Feb 5 @ 00:00 – Apr 27 @ 00:00

Global Health is an area for study, research, and practice that places a priority on improving health and achieving equity in health for all people worldwide. (J.P. Koplan, Towards a common definition of Global Health, 2009).

 

The bachelor minor Global Health will prepare you
• to work in a diverse society
• to collaborate in interprofessional teams
• to practice your profession in a diverse context, either in a European or non-European country
• to become aware and to take into account the effects of a globalizing world.

 

The Minor programme is offered by the Faculty of Health of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS). The program goals are developed in conjunction with the Universities of Oslo and Aalborg. Topics regarding Global Health are addressed from a holistic perspective. Furthermore, you will work in a interprofessional and international classroom, supported with innovative teaching strategies. You will learn to evaluate the needs of specific target groups in different districts of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Europe and worldwide, with a focus on a critical evaluation on social determinants of health.

 

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Mar
19
Mon
International Staff Days for Health Professionals @ University of Applied Sciences for Health Professions Upper Austria
Mar 19 @ 00:00 – Mar 22 @ 00:00

It is our pleasure to invite you to our second „International Staff Days for Health Professionals“ at the University of Applied Sciences for Health Professions Upper Austria in Linz. The staff days will take place from 19th to 22nd March 2018 in Linz (Austria).

 

The aim of the event is to bring together staff from different health professions from our partner universities as well as from from new potential partner institutions. There will be a limited number of participants. After a selection process we will let you know about your participation.

 

Objectives of the week are

* share best practices of international work in the health professions- specially on the topic „interprofessional learning and innovative learning                    methods“
* strengthen and develop international cooperations and networks with focus on health professions
* individual meetings with our health departments

 

We welcome staff from HEIs with background in health like academic staff, international coordinators and staff from international offices with an health profession background.

 

Click on the button below for more information and the application form. Deadline for registration: 31st January 2018

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International Week Urban Health @ Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, Institute of Healthcare Studies
Mar 19 @ 00:00 – Mar 23 @ 00:00

Rotterdam University invites students and teachers to join the international week at our School of Healthcare Studies.
The international week brings you an experience on one of the three subthemes during this week:

  • Integrated Care in Deprived Areas
  • Healthy Ageing in an Age-friendly City
  • User-centered Design in Healthcare Technology

More info can be found on: www.rotterdamuas.com/urbanhealth

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Apr
9
Mon
International Teacher and Staff Exchange Week @ Oulu UAS
Apr 9 – Apr 13 all-day

Oulu University of Applied Sciences welcomes you to the International Teacher and Staff Exchange Week, ITSEW 2018, 9–13 April 2018.

For teachers the week offers a possibility to teach as a guest teacher in business, engineering, ICT, health and social care, education, natural resources, media and performing arts.  Staff members have the opportunity to benchmark the services in communication, financial services, human resources, IT services, international services, library services, student services, quality assurance and research & development.

After a busy week of teaching and networking, you will also have an opportunity to further explore the North and the arctic spring on a one-night post ITSEW tour on 13–14 April (at participant’s own cost).

Oulu UAS has a long tradition in organising international weeks with a great success. As participants of the previous year put it: ”Unforgettable experience in the ice with warm people & the best Erasmus week ever”.

There is no participation fee. We expect the participants to cover travel, accommodation and other expenses. Participation is possible in the framework of ERASMUS+ teacher/staff mobility or other mobility.

We look forward to more than 150 guests and warmly welcome all the old friends and new acquaintances.

Application time 15.11.2017–15.1.2018 (priority in the selection is given to the partner university applicants)

Further info: www.oamk.fi/itsew2018
Contact: itsew2018@oamk.fi

Registration: http://www.oamk.fi/en/about-oulu-and-ouas/events-calendar/itsew2018/

 

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Apr
16
Mon
Student conference 2018: Diversity and social inclusion (DiSI) @ Ghent, Belgium @ Arteveldehogeschool Ghent
Apr 16 – Apr 20 all-day

COHEHRE Student Conference 2018:
‘Diversity and Social Inclusion (DiSI)’

 

This student conference is part of the Annual conference organised by COHEHRE (Consortium of Institutes of Higher Education in Health and Rehabilitation in Europe). The network connects universities in the field of health care, rehabilitation and social work, and promotes interprofessional cooperation.

The organisation of the course consists of two modules. The expected outcomes of preparatory assignments (module) based on distance learning result in a 5-day intensive program with activities taking place in a multi-professional and multicultural context. The 2018 course is hosted at Arteveldehogeschool Ghent, Belgium.

This programme offers a unique opportunity for the student to meet with fellow students and teaching staff from different countries and professional backgrounds to listen, discuss and debate the issues around inclusion of the most vulnerable group of people in our societies.

Apr
18
Wed
Conference 2018: ‘Rapid change in health and social care: opportunities and threats @ Ghent, Belgium @ Arteveldehogeschool Ghent
Apr 18 – Apr 20 all-day

COHEHRE Conference Theme: ‘Rapid change in health and social care: opportunities and threats’

 

Subthemes:

  1. Building resilience – this subtheme may include, but is not limited to, topics and discussion on the following e.g.
  • Migration and higher education, recognition of prior learning, cultural sensitivity
  • Migration in health and social services, vaccination, culturally safe care, social benefits
  • Preventing and coping with burnout of professionals
  • Emotional resilience
  • Social resilience

 

  1. Innovation and co-creation – this subtheme may include, but is not limited to, topics and discussion on the following e.g.
  • Technological innovations in health and social care
  • Innovative inter-professional cooperation in education
  • Innovative inter-professional research
  • Patient involvement in health and social care
  • Co-creation in service provision and health and social care research
  • Social innovations

 

  1. Developing Entrepreneurship – this subtheme may include, but is not limited to, topics and discussion on the following e.g.
  • Human centered design
  • Involvement of entrepreneurship in HE curricula
  • Business start-up experiences in health and social entrepreneurship
  • Transfer of entrepreneurial sills into ‘poorly resourced countries’
  • Quality assurance of entrepreneurship in health and social care

More info will follow soon…