Catalogue 2017 - 2018

OTD 510 Kinesiology


3 crs.


Admission to the OTD program

Course Description

This course introduces the concepts of biomechanics and kinesiology as they relate to human movement. The anatomical, physiological, and mechanical principles of movement will be analyzed and evaluated relative to occupational performance. Students will conduct physical and occupational analyses of human movement using biomechanical methodologies, including goniometry and manual muscle testing.