Courses & Units

Functional and Surface Anatomy CXA232

Launceston

Introduction

This unit provides an introduction to analysis of human movement. The focus is on 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 CXA203 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

Matthew Schmidt

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

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 22/2/2021 23/3/2021 12/4/2021 30/5/2021

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Fees

Domestic

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
069903 $1,812.0 $850.0 not applicable $2,108.0

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Requisites

Prerequisites

CZZ101 or CXA172

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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