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SES8001 Advanced Biomechanics

Short Description: Advanced Biomechanics
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Wellbeing
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 069903 - Human Movement
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 23 September 2019

Synopsis

This course addresses biomechanics and its relationship to humans in movement across a range of groups in the population. It outlines the theoretical basis of human performance and provides practical opportunities to measure human performance. This course also provides the opportunity for students to analyse data and design programs to meet the specific needs of clients. The importance of research in biomechanics for best practice and the interaction with relevant discipline areas will be presented. Finally, this course will provide knowledge and skills relevant to advanced biomechanics research design and practices.

This course contains a mandatory residential school for external students and mandatory on-campus laboratories or practical classes for on-campus Ipswich students.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2019 External
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Ipswich