2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Dec 07, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

PHTH 509 - Kinesiology I

Credits: 3
Kinesiology is the study of human motion. This course is designed to analyze the principles of biomechanics, muscle and joint anatomy and function which interact to produce or limit normal motion. Kinesiology I will include biomechanics, mechanical properties of joints and muscles and analysis of the upper extremity, temporal mandibular joint (TMJ), cervical and thoracic spine. Analysis of the upper extremity, TMJ, cervical and thoracic spine will include the structure, function, mechanics, select pathomechanics and analysis of movement at each region.
Note: For PT Students

Prerequisite: HEPR-370 and HEPR-480