ESS 323: Applied Kinesiology and Clinical Technique

Credits 4
This course introduces students to the concepts and principles related to the study of human motion including, normal osteokinematics, arthrokinematics and pathomechanics. This course focuses on the influence of anatomical structure, with an emphasis on the skeletal, neural and muscular systems. Principles of posture, ergodynamics and gait analysis are discussed. Two-dimensional analysis of movement and force vectors is utilized to reinforce understanding of biomechanical principles.
Semester Offered
Offered spring