PHT 1121 Functional Anatomy and Kinesiology

This course includes the study of the structure and function of the musculoskeletal system with emphasis on the mechanical (functional) aspects of human motion. Actions, origins, and insertions of muscles are presented. Muscle testing, goniometry, and the aspects of normal functional gait and posture related to therapeutic exercise are discussed.
3 credits

Prerequisites

HSC 2531, MAT 1033 or higher, PHY 1020 or higher

Corequisites

PHT 1121L, PHT 1020, PHT 1020L, PHT 1213, PHT 1213L