Orthopedic Biomechanics and Kinesiology


Seminar discussions and research addressing fundamental theoretical and practical aspects of clinical biomechanics of the human musculoskeletal system. Readings from primary literature will be assessed in class along with proposals for future research. Students will select a research question, develop an appropriate data collection protocol and collect preliminary data, the results of which are presented to the class as part of a formal poster presentation. Recommended prerequisites: Evolutionary Anthropology 101, Physics 141L and 200 or 300-level anatomy course.
Curriculum Codes
  • R
  • NS
Typically Offered
Spring Only