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Catalog/Handbook 2013-14 
    
Catalog/Handbook 2013-14 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

OTH 1014C - Functional Anatomy and Kinesiology I and Lab I


3 hours Lecture, 3 hours Lab, 4 credits
Lower-Division College Credit
Prerequisites: BSC 2086C
AA Elective: No
This lecture and laboratory course introduces the basic principles of biomechanics and kinesiology as they pertain to human movement. Students study the osteology of the human body and identify anatomical landmarks through palpation skills. Students study myology and neurology of the abdomen, back, pelvic girdle, and lower extremities; the upper extremity, head, and neck are also introduced. This course includes instruction in manual muscle testing, basic therapeutic exercise, and gait evaluation.


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