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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Online
Starting at $795.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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.

A basic course in anatomy and physiology.

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
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Instructor: Elizabeth Likes
365205
Fee:
$795.00
21 days left. Enroll by Jan 7, 2019
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Notes

Required course in Fitness Instruction Certificate.

Enrollment deadline: January 11, 2019. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 11, 2019
Course Requirements
(Optional) Book: Strength Training Anatomy, 3rd Edition by Frederic Delavier

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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