Applied Anatomy and Biomechanics

PHYSCI X 452

Designed for fitness instructors, this course covers musculoskeletal anatomy and the application of basic biomechanical principles to the moving body.

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Fall
Winter
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Starting at $705.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Analyze a movement and identify poor mechanics that contribute to injury
  • Design exercises for particular muscle groups
  • Advise on the safe and effective use of exercise equipment

About this course:

This course provides fitness instructors with an understanding of musculoskeletal anatomy and the application of basic biomechanical principles to the moving body. This application allows fitness instructors to analyze a movement and identify poor mechanics that could contribute to injury, design exercises for particular muscle groups, and more safely and effectively advise on the use of exercise equipment.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Applied Anatomy and Biomechanics.

PHYSCI X 400.6 or PHYSCI X 449

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Monday, Wednesday 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Renae Jackson
369198
Fee:
$705.00
32 days left. Enroll by Sep 23, 2019
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Notes

No meeting November 11, 2019. Make-up session: October 30, 2019.

Required course in Fitness Instruction Certificate.

Enrollment limited to 25 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline September 30, 2019.  Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 07, 2019
Course Requirements
(Optional) Book: Strength Training Anatomy, 3rd Edition by Frederic Delavier
(Optional) Book: Netter's Anatomy Flash Cards (Netter Basic Science) by John T. Hansen
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Sep 23, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Sep 30, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Oct 7, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Oct 14, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Oct 21, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Oct 28, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Wed Oct 30, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Nov 4, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Nov 11, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Nov 18, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Nov 25, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272
Lecture
Mon Dec 2, 2019
6:00PM - 9:00PM
UCLA
Boelter Hall 5272

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