ANAT 315 - The Human Musculoskeletal System
Dr. Ron Easteal
Gross and functional anatomy of the back, body wall, upper and lower limbs, including blood supply and neural controls.
(BIOL 102/3.0 and BIOL 103/3.0) or (BIOL 201/3.0 and BIOL 202/3.0) or PHED 153/3.0 or KNPE 153/3.0 or permission of the Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences.
No more than 3.0 units from ANAT 215/3.0; ANAT 216/3.0.
- Can identify and describe the Anatomical Structures of the Back, the Upper and Lower Limbs.
- Can understand the physical relationships of each of the Bones, Muscles, Nerves and Vessels in each of the Back, Upper and Lower Limbs.
- By knowing the Anatomy, can identify, define and solve problems related to the function of each component, based on the joint actions, the blood supply and particularly the innervation.
- Can define, identify and describe the deficits in function when a particular pathway of either (or both) innervation or blood supply is interrupted.
Test 1: 20%
Test 2: 20%
Mid-term Lab Exam: 10%
Final Lab Exam: 20%
Final MCQ Exam: 30%
Lecture: 3 hours/week
Lab: 2 hours/week
Online interactive textbook, via Top Hat: The Foundation of Human Anatomy.
Lab Atlas: A Collection of Anatomical Images. R.A. Easteal
Atlas: Any good Anatomy atlas, especially if you are planning a career requiring Anatomy.