Functional Anatomy for Health and Exercise Science - ANAT2451

Faculty: Faculty of Medicine

School: School of Medical Sciences

Course Outline: ANAT2451 Course outline

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5.5

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisites: ANAT1551 or ANAT2111

Excluded: ANAT3141

CSS Contribution Charge: 3 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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This course covers the musculoskeletal anatomy of the human trunk, lower limb and upper limb in relation to its function in movement. Anatomical principles are studied in relation to the analysis and description of movement. The course includes study of the functional aspects of muscles and joints, and consideration of the mechanical properties of tissues. Laboratory classes involve study of prosected specimens, X-rays and surface anatomy.

ANAT2451 -  Functional Anatomy for Health and Exercise Science

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