Designed to help students gain an in depth understanding of the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular systems. Muscle origins, insertions, and actions will be covered to help students develop foundational understanding of muscle function and joint movement. Muscle groups and their functional relationships will be presented with application to simple mechanical principles for the purposes of analyzing joint and full-body motion as it pertains to human movement in sports, exercise, and activities of daily living. Special emphasis will be placed on posture, gait, and movement screening, with the goal being to help students identify incorrect posture and movement patterns and the possible reasons for each.
*This course has an additional $25.00 fee.*
Prerequisites: BIOL 177, 178 and KINE 202, 204. Enrollment restricted to Kinesiology majors.
Matriculated students MUST register using their MyCsusm portal.
Non-matriculated students: This class has 1 or more pre requisites. In order to add this class
you will need to bring documentation ( ex: unofficial/official transcript)
showing you have completed the course pre-requisites or the equivalent
to Extended Learning for review. If it is determined you meet
the requirements to enroll in this class you will be given a pre-requisite
waiver form and permission number.
For detailed information about
student fees, adding or dropping a course and refund information please visit: http://www.csusm.edu/el/courses/creditcourses/summer/refunds.html