Functional Musculoskeletal Anatomy A (BIOS1168)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit of study introduces the basic concepts in musculoskeletal anatomy prior to a more detailed study of the gross anatomical structure of the upper limb as it relates to functional activities. Students will also study the histological structure of musculoskeletal tissues and surface anatomy of the upper limb. Material will be presented in lectures, practical sessions and online. Students will also be expected to undertake some independent learning activities. This unit includes laboratory classes in which human cadavers are studied; attendance at such classes is strongly encouraged.

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Classes

2hr lectures, 2hr practical:tutorial/week

Assessment

Mid semester practical exam (30%), end semester practical exam (30%), end semester exam (40%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prohibitions

BIOS1136, BIOS1159, BIOS5090

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