Courses & Units

Applied Anatomy and Neurosciences CXA307



This unit extends knowledge related to musculoskeletal anatomy and physiology, and neuroscience. Students apply bioscientific understandings, neuroanatomy and motor development to pathological and clinical conditions to examine the use of pain science and movement analysis in exercise science. Students will situate bioscientific learnings with the broader concern for promoting health, preventing injury and improving people’s quality of life.


Unit name Applied Anatomy and Neurosciences
Unit code CXA307
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Discipline Health Sciences

Anne Hanley

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


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


International 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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Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
010999 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,354.00

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CXA203 and (CZZ102 or CXA173 or CXA273)


Teaching Pattern

2-hrs per week independent learning (13 weeks)

2-hr workshop (5 weeks)

2-hr tutorial weekly.


Tests: 3 x written tests and 1 x online quiz (30%)

Written assignment case study (1000 words) (20%)

Presentation (10%)

Final 2-hr written exam (40%)

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