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PET 3325: Functional Anatomy/Kinesiology

Course Description for Functional Anatomy/Kinesiology

PET3325: Functional Anatomy/Kinesiology
Prerequisites: BSC 2085C and BSC 2086C with "B" grade or better The course focuses on analyzing, evaluating, and understanding exercise and sport skills. Early emphasis is on filming with video cameras to help; 1) identify and analyze the movement phases of various exercises and sport skills, and 2) generate illustrated scientific reports. Next, functional anatomy is learned in great detail to better understand the joint motions and muscles involved during exercise and sport. Last, the relevance of functional anatomy to injury prevention is addressed.