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Chiropractic Sciences 1 - CHIR113

This unit offers an introduction to Chiropractic practice including patient assessment and intervention using spinal palpation, range of motion and fundamentals of psychomotor skill acquisition. The clinical application of anatomical knowledge is explored. Research methodology and critical thinking skills essential for the health clinician are introduced as part of the research skills development program. Fundamental physics and biomechanics related to function and manual therapy intervention are introduced. The role of Chiropractic in the delivery of primary health care, both now and throughout history are explored.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Mr Aron Downie, Mr Christopher Burrell

Admission to BChiroSc Prerequisite Information


HLTH108 or HLTH107

NCCW(s): CHIR101, CHIR103
Unit Designation(s):


Unit Type:
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Chiropractic

Faculty of Science and Engineering

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