|Course code HUBS1105||Units 10||Level 1000||Faculty of Health and MedicineSchool of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy|
Provides an introduction to the functional anatomy of the human body with emphasis on the musculoskeletal system, peripheral vasculature and major nerve trunks. This course contributes to the broad biomedical science foundation required for health graduates. In addition, it provides a firm basis for later courses in organ-based anatomy.
Available in 2015
|Objectives||On successful completion of this course students will be able to :|
1. Apply correct anatomical terminology when describing the musculoskeletal elements of the human body.
2. Identify and describe the bone and joint structure, musculature, vasculature and innervation of the upper limb.
3. Identify and describe the bone and joint structure, musculature, vasculature and innervation of the lower limb.
4. Identify and describe the bone and joint structure, musculature, vasculature and innervation of the head and torso.
5. Apply the knowledge gained in this course to describe functional anatomy of the human musculoskeletal system.
|Content||1. Anatomical Terminology|
2. Bones - Overview
3. Skeleton - Overview
4. Joints and Muscles - Overview
5. Shoulder, Arm
6. Elbow, Forearm
7. Wrist, Hand
8. Upper Limb - Nerves & Vessels, surface anatomy
9. Hip, Thigh
11. Ankle and Foot
12. Lower Limb - Nerves & Vessels, surface anatomy
14. Thoracic, Abdominal and Pelvic Walls/Floor
15. Vertebral Column
16. Spinal Muscles, surface anatomy of the back
18. Skull and Face
19. Introduction to the central nervous system
20. Introduction to Biomechanics
|Assumed Knowledge||No assumed knowledge|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks|
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 11 weeks
Laboratory: for 1.5 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2015 Course Timetables for HUBS1105|