2021 unit information
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online) with significant campus requirements
Trimester 3: Cloud (online) with significant campus requirements
This unit is only available to students enrolled in H343, H355, D333, D394, E377, M320, H300, H315, D391 students completing the Exercise Science major sequence (MJ-H000016) or minor sequence (MN-H000016).
Other students who would like to enrol in this unit must submit their request to Healthemail@example.com. Enrolment quotas apply.
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne) Clint Miller
Must be enrolled in or have previously successfully completed HSE010
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
Trimester 2: 2 x 1 hour classes per week. 5 x 2 hour seminars and 4 x 2 hour practicals across the trimester. A practical examination in week 11.
Trimester 2 and Trimester 3:
2 hour online introductory class (week 1)1 x online module per week5 x 2 hour online seminars per trimester4 x 2 hour online practicals per trimester1 x 2 hour online revision class (week 10)2 days of practical work during trimester that includes a practical examination
In Trimester 2 this practical intensive is usually conducted in September on the Burwood (Melbourne) campus.
In Trimester 3 this practical intensive is usually conducted in February on the Burwood and Geelong (Waurn Ponds) campuses.
This unit is designed to provide students with a comprehensive overview of the structure and function of the musculoskeletal system and how it relates to normal and abnormal human movement. A detailed analysis of the functional anatomy of the skeletal, articular, neural and muscular systems is explored. Additional areas explored will be the role that the musculoskeletal system plays in static and dynamic posture and movement control.
These are the Learning Outcomes for this Unit (ULO)At the completion of this Unit, successful students can:
Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes
Apply appropriate anatomical language and terminology to the human musculoskeletal system.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilitiesGLO2: CommunicationGLO3: Digital literacyGLO4: Critical thinkingGLO6: Self-management
Identify the components of the musculoskeletal system and their key parts and describe the operation of the musculoskeletal system.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilitiesGLO2: CommunicationGLO3: Digital literacyGLO4: Critical thinkingGLO5: Problem solvingGLO6: Self-management
Describe the role of the skeletal and muscular systems during static and dynamic postures.
Determine the influence of posture and alignment on normal human movement.
Relate aspects of joint structure and muscle contraction to movement.
Evaluate the joint movements and muscle actions that occur during functional activities.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilitiesGLO2: CommunicationGLO3: Digital literacyGLO4: Critical thinkingGLO5: Problem solvingGLO6: Self-managementGLO7: Teamwork
Describe the major nerves that innervate the upper and lower limb.
The assessment due weeks provided may change. The Unit Chair will clarify the exact assessment requirements, including the due date, at the start of the teaching period.
Achieving a pass in the Practical examination - see Assessment task 3.
The texts and reading list for the unit can be found on the University Library via the link below: HSE102 Note: Select the relevant trimester reading list. Please note that a future teaching period's reading list may not be available until a month prior to the start of that teaching period so you may wish to use the relevant trimester's prior year reading list as a guide only.
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