KIN 822 (01) - Applied Biomechanics

Applied Biomechanics

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Kinesiology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 52437
This course provides students with a background in the fundamental biomechanical principles that describe and govern human movement. Topics of the course include friction, linear and angular motion, tissue material properties, conservation of energy, work and power, fluid mechanics, stability and center of gravity, mechanics of injury, walking and running gait analysis. These topics are taught through the lens of modern biomechanical analyses including dynamometry, electromyography, accelerometry, and optical motion analysis.
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Only listed majors in section: KINESIOLOGY
Instructors: Brian Higginson

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 TR 8:10am - 9:30am HS 150