Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 3 Practical or Laboratory hours

Prerequisite

(ELEC4403 or ELEC7403) + (ELEC4601 or ELEC7606)

Assessment methods

Assignment, Case Studies, Examination

Course coordinator

A/Prof Stephen Wilson (wilson@itee.uq.edu.au)

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school or faculty of your program.

Course description

(Offered on an occasional basis.) This course will explore the biomechanical principles of injury and disease in common musculoskeletal disorders. It will also focus on current issues in performance enhancement in sport as it relates to biomedical imaging and instrumentation. Underlying theory of measurement and technical implementation of diagnostic tests and performance aids will be studied. Presentations by relevant industry guests and case studies will form additional component to the learning plan.