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2003-2004 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog 
2003-2004 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHTH 316 - Clinical Kinesiology

The focus of this course is the study of functional anatomy using a regional approach in which joint and muscle function are analyzed in detail. Topics covered include the clinical examination and mechanical analysis of normal gait and posture, developmental biomechanics and ergonomics. This course serves as the foundation for exercise prescription and other therapeutic interventions.

Prerequisites & Notes
PHTH 308, and PHYS 210 & 211 (or equivalent); Corequisite is PHTH 309.

Credits: 3 s.h