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Et 2005 - Asessment of health


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

1 cr

Learning outcomes

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

Course contents

Basics of Biomechanics, analysis of posture, analysis of movement

Recommended or required reading

Low, J& Reed, A. 1997. Basic Biomechanics Explained. Butterworth-Heinemann. ISBN 0 7506 2103 6 (Valda delar)

Study activities

  • Lectures
  • Group work
  • Exercises
  • Individual work


  • Total workload of the course: 0 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 0 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Group tests


Kukkonen Göta

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

21.09 kl. 8.30-10.00 Grundbegrepp i biomekanik
22.09 kl. 8.30-10.00 Muskelarbete och ledrörelse
25.09 kl. 13.15-15.00 Övre extremiteten, specifik biomekanik, introduktion till kursuppgift
28.09 kl. 8.30-10.00 Övningar, muskelarbete, ledrörelse (Oblig.n.)
29.09 kl. 8.30-11.45 Övningar, muskelarbete, ledrörelse (Oblig. n.)
6.10 kl. 8.30-11.45 Hållningsanalys (Oblig.n.)

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