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Chiropractic Sciences 3 - CHIR213

This unit provides an introduction to the fundamental principles of biomechanics and kinesiology. The focus of this unit will be the kinesiology of lumbar spine, pelvis and the lower extremity. This unit builds upon concepts in clinical anatomy taught in HLTH109. Reference is made to clinical biomechanics as it relates to the skills of observation, range of motion assessment, palpation, and muscle testing. Concepts in clinical decision making will be introduced. Chiropractic techniques of the lumbar spine and lower extremity will be introduced and developed.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Mr Michael Swain

Admission to BChiroSc and (CHIR113 or CHIR103) and (CHIR114 or CHIR104Prerequisite Information


NCCW(s): CHIR201
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Unit Type:
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Chiropractic

Faculty of Science and Engineering

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