ANATOMY: LOWER AND UPPER LIMBS

HBS2ALU

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this unit the anatomical principles and terminology introduced in HBS1HBB will be applied to the detailed study of the anatomy of the back, the lower limb and the upper limb and hand. The concept of integrated function of multiple body systems will be developed in each region and relevant medical imaging techniques and clinical assessment skills will be incorporated. Lectures will provide an outline of the major content of this unit, but students will be responsible for their own learning through a variety of practical activities integrated with clinical applications.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSherrie Wentworth

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites HBS1HBB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects HBS2ALF, HBS2APT

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Only available to students enrolled in Occupational Therapy or Prosthetics and Orthotics.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
Readings"Clinical Anatomy" (7th Ed.)PrescribedSnell, R.S.LIPPINCOTT, WILLIAMS AND WILKINS, PHILADELPHIA. 2004.
Readings"Clinically Oriented Anatomy" (6th Ed.)PrescribedMoore, K.L., Dalley, A.F. and Agur, A.M.R,LIPPINCOTT, WILLIAMS AND WILKINS, PHILADELPHIA. 2010
ReadingsHBS2ALU Anatomy of Upper & Lower Limb ManualPrescribedDuckett, R.J.N/A

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Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKeerthi Kulasekara

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Practical Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Two ten minute on line MCQ tests (equivalent to 250 words)words/student)Hurdle Requirement0
laboratory report (equivalent to 500 words)11
one 2-hour written examinationTeam report may be moderated by peer feedback50
three 13-min practical tests (equivalent to 250 words)39

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSherrie Wentworth

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Practical Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Two ten minute on line MCQ tests (equivalent to 250 words)words/student)Hurdle Requirement0
laboratory report (equivalent to 500 words)11
one 2-hour written examinationTeam report may be moderated by peer feedback50
three 13-min practical tests (equivalent to 250 words)39