HNSC 4260 Biomechanics

3 hours; 3 credits

The principles that influence human motion. Statics, dynamics, kinematics and kinetics applied to the musculoskeletal system of the human body. Emphasis is placed on developing the ability to analyze human motion with the goal of optimizing human movement performance and identifying mechanical factors associated with musculoskeletal injury. Lab fee applies. Not open to students who have completed Kinesiology 4250.

Prerequisite: Health and Nutrition Sciences 2302 with a minimum grade of C.

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