Physical Therapy
Term : Spring 2019
Catalog Year : 2018-2019

PT 536 - Functional Anatomy And Biomechanics Of Normal And Pathological Motion

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Description: This course covers the understanding and analysis of normal and pathological human movement, with an emphasis on the forces that create such motion. This course will provide the framework for the evaluation and management of musculoskeletal problems. Lecture and laboratory topics will emphasize biomechanical principles governing human movement and the role of muscle, tendon and ligament mechanics. 2 hours lecture, 3 hours lab. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Fall 2019

Prerequisite: PT 535 and admission to D.P.T. program