Advanced Foot Anatomy and Biomechanics
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- Semester 1 - 2015
1. Understand the functional anatomy of the foot, ankle and lower limb.
2. Understand the principles of clinical gait analysis and apply theoretical knowledge to a clinical setting.
3. Perform a gait assessment including static and dynamic function and integrate clinical findings with theoretical biomechanical knowledge to formulate an appropriate management plan.
4. Demonstrate an understanding of the evolution of podiatric biomechanics and current biomechanical theory.
5. Demonstrate an appreciation of the growth and development podiatric biomechanics as a discipline area and in relation to clinical studies.
6. Demonstrate detailed knowledge of structural and functional abnormalities of the lower limb which result in pathology.
7. Demonstrate an ability to integrate theoretical knowledge of podiatric biomechanics and gait analysis into the clinical setting.
- Foot and ankle anatomy.
- Lower limb anatomy.
- Gait analysis.
- Podatric biomechanical theory.
This course replaces the following course(s): HUBS2108. Students who have successfully completed HUBS2108 are not eligible to enrol in PDTY2103.
Review of Progress
This course is a compulsory program requirement for students in the following program(s):
In addition to meeting the University's overall requirements for academic progression, students enrolled in these program(s) must satisfactorily complete this course in order to progress in their program.
This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Podiatry program.
Year 1 of the Podiatry program
In Term Test: Class Exam - Mid-semester
Viva Voce: Oral Exam
Formal Examination: Formal Exam
Online Learning Activity: Online Learning *
* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.
In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:
General Course Requirements:
- Practical: Attendance Requirement - Students must attend a minimum number of these sessions.
- Laboratory: Attendance Requirement - Students must attend a minimum number of these sessions.
Course Assessment Requirements:
- Online Learning Activity: Pass Requirement - Students must pass this assessment item to pass the course.
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