HSPT503 – Applied Musculoskeletal Anatomy

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Module code
HSPT503
Module title
Applied Musculoskeletal Anatomy
Prescription
To introduce functional anatomy of the human body with emphasis on the musculoskeletal system, and peripheral vasculature.
Programmes
  • HS1901
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Content
• Anatomical Terminology
• Musculoskeletal anatomy – origin, insertion, action
• Shoulder, Arm, Elbow, Forearm, Wrist, Hand
• Upper Limb – surface anatomy and vessels
• Hip, Thigh, Knee, Ankle and Foot
• Lower Limb - surface anatomy and vessels
• Thoracic, Abdominal and Pelvic Walls/Floor
• Vertebral Column, Spinal Muscles, surface anatomy of the back
• Neck, Skull and Face
• Functional musculoskeletal anatomy
• Surface palpation of the human body
Learning Outcomes
1. Apply correct anatomical terminology when describing the musculoskeletal elements of the human body.
2. Identify and describe the bone, musculature, and vasculature of the upper limb.
3. Identify and describe the bone, musculature, and vasculature of the lower limb.
4. Identify and describe the bone, musculature, and vasculature of the head and torso.
5. Apply anatomical knowledge to palpation and functional assessment of the human body.
Assessment Criteria
Practice Based Assessment - this assessment must be passed to pass the module.
The portfolio is comprised of multiple components.
Students need to provide evidence against all learning outcomes, and gain an overall mark of 50% to pass this module.
Teaching and Learning Strategy
May include: Project-based Learning; Flipped Classroom; Blended Learning; Work-integrated Learning; Inclusive Practices.
Methods may include workshops and practical classes, tutorials, case-based learning, inquiry-based learning, group activities & discussion, supported online learning, e-portfolio, practice simulation.

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