PEES 7263X Biomechanics
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PED 763.
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45 hours; 3 credits
The study of human motion and its underlying physical principles. Examination of forces that act on the human body and their effects on muscles, bones, and joints. Applications to physical therapy, rehabilitative medicine, and sports techniques. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed Physics 7030X [690X].)
Prerequisite: a course in kinesiology.