Courses & Units

Functional and Surface Anatomy CXA232

Launceston

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Introduction

This unit is designed to give Bachelor of Exercise Science and Bachelor of Health Science students an introduction to analysis of human movement.The focus is on comparative motion analysis and functional musculoskeletal anatomy and the physical laws that control motion. The unit focuses both on the application of kinesiology to physical activities of daily living and exercise. It is a prerequisite for CXA301 Biomechanics.

Summary

Unit name Functional and Surface Anatomy
Unit code CXA232
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Discipline Health Sciences
Coordinator

Greig Watson

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $835.00 2020: $2,108.00 069903

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Requisites

Prerequisites

CZZ101 or CXA172

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2-hr lecture + 1-hr practical or equivalent weekly (13 wks).

Assessment

Group assignments (includes 2 x posters + 1 x 5000 word report) (35%), laboratory reports (15%), practical skills test (10%); Final 2-hr exam (40%).

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Textbooks

Required

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