The course is included in these curricula and study modules

Et 2005 - 2006 - Anatomy & physiology


General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

1 cr

Learning outcomes

The student is expected to hsave an understanding of mechanical principles and laws as they relate to the study of human motion.

Course contents

Basics in Biomechanics, analyse of posture, analysis of movement

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Anatomy and physiology I

Recommended or required reading

Klein-Vogelbach, S. 1999. Functional kinetics: Observing, analysing and teaching human movement. Berlin: Springer Verlag. ISBN 0-387-15350-0 (Valda delar)
Low, J& Reed, A. 1997. Basic Biomechanics Explained. Butterworth-Heinemann. ISBN 0 7506 2103 6 (Valda delar)

Study activities

  • Lectures - 8 hours
  • Exercise based learning - 8 hours
  • Individual studies - 10 hours
  • - 0 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 26 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 10 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 16 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Demonstrations and presentations


Kukkonen Göta


Kukkonen Göta

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

Föreläsare: Göta Kukkonen (GK)

Föreläsningar och praktiska övningar: Göta Kukkonen
21.9 kl. 8.30-10.00 Grundbegrepp i biomekaniken
22.9 kl. 8.30-10.00 Rörelseplan, -axlar, -banor, analys av olika rörelser
25.9 kl. 13.15-15.00 Muskelarbete, analys av muskelarbete i förhållande till rörelsebana
28.9 kl. 8.30-10.00 Övningsuppgifter
29.9 kl. 8.30-11.45 Övningsuppgifter
6.10 kl. 8.30-11.45 Hållningsanalys/Förhör

Assessment methods

2006-10-06 - Demonstrations and presentations

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