Bachelor's degree in Physiotherapy (to qualify as a physiotherapist) (Verona)

Cognitive rehabilitation - NEUROPSICOLOGIA

Course code
4S000900
Name of lecturer
Silvia Savazzi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
M-PSI/02 - PSYCHOBIOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
FISIO VR 2^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE dal Feb 1, 2019 al Mar 22, 2019.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

To provide knowledge on the main neuropsychological syndromes caused by selective damage to certain brain structures.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to identify the main neuropsycholgocial deficits caused by a brain damage.

Syllabus

Topics covered will be: agnosia, unilateral spatial neglect, apraxia, speech disorder, amnesia, neuropsychology of emotions.

Lectures dedicated to each of the topics will be given. The teacher strongly encourages active participation of the students with questions and open discussion.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Purves et al. Neuroscienze Cognitive Zanichelli 2005

Assessment methods and criteria

The aim of the exam is to assess the knowledge acquired by the students during the course, as well as their ability to make inferences and connections about the different topics discussed during the course.
The exam will be in the form of a written examination with open questions. Oral examination to integrate the score is allowed but not mandatory.
The exam will cover the lectures (including demonstrations and video). Suggested books serve to help the student to have a deeper understanding of the topic and, for non-attending students, to better follow the lectures’ contents.
The evaluation is expressed in thirtieths.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018






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