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KIN 736 - Biomechanical Applications in Kinesiology

(3 units)
Biomechanical analysis of movement: in-depth understanding of the internal and external forces acting on the human body and the effects produced. Methods of quantitative biomechanical data collection and analysis for use in clinical, educational, performance, and wellness settings.

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Fall

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. explain and defend the difference between kinetics and kinematics of motion.
2. explain and collect data for Force Platforms, Motion Capture, and Electromyography.
3. explain the rationale for Biomechanical Analysis within the field of Kinesiology.
4. demonstrate competency in collecting data and understanding theory of analysis of human motion.
5. demonstrate ability to write scientifically and critique other scientific publications.


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