Apr 01, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EXSC 370 - Biomechanics

Physical laws and mechanical principles that govern human motion including internal and external forces and their effects, along with the measurement of kinematic, kinetic, and mechanics of movement. This will include 3 hours of lecture per week and 2 hours of lab per week.

Prerequisites: EXSC 350 and EXSC 350LAB and PHYS 111 or PHYS 121 or PHYS 181.

Credits: (4)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in their quantitative skill-set by solving statics and dynamics biomechanics problems.
  • Apply their quantitative skill-set and functional anatomy knowledge to provide a complete description of human movement patterns.
  • Collect biomechanical signals.
  • Infer how healthy movement patterns affect muscle and bone mechanics.

Learner Outcomes Approval Date:

Anticipated Course Offering Terms and Locations:
Fall Locations: Ellensburg Winter Locations: Ellensburg Spring Locations: Ellensburg

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