1. One 2-hour online lecture per week, weeks 1-12.
2. Twenty 2-hour tutorials per student, weeks 2-11.
3. Approximately 2-hours per week of self-instructional learning, readings from the text and exercises on weekly topics
Class times and locations
Lecture times: 2-hours each week starting from week 1. Available online via the unit’s iLearn page
Tutorials: Two by 2-hours each week, starting from week 2. Tutorial classes will be in the 11WW Chiropractic Labs, see the timetable for details https://timetables.mq.edu.au/2021/
You are advised to bring a mobile device with video capacity to classes. Tutorial group allocations will be finalised in Week 1. Students must attend their allocated class. Participation in tutorial classes is highly recommended.
Oatis, C. A. (2016). Kinesiology : the mechanics and pathomechanics of human movement (Third edition). Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer.
Available at Macquarie University Library Level 1 / Level 2 QP303 .O38 2016
Lecture and Tutorial notes [Available Online]: https://ilearn.mq.edu.au/login/MQ/
Neumann D.A. (2016). Kinesiology of the musculoskeletal system Foundations for rehabilitation (Third edition). Elsevier.
Esposito, S., Philipson, S. (2005). Spinal adjustment technique the chiropractic art (First edition).
Kendall, F.P. (2010). Muscles: testing and function with posture and pain (Fifth edition). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Magee D.J. (2013). Orthopedic physical assessment (Sixth edition). W.D Saunders.
Comparative Kinesiology of the Human Body: Normal and Pathological Conditions, edited by Salih Angin, and Ibrahim Simsek, Elsevier Science & Technology, 2020. ProQuest Ebook Central, https://ebookcentral-proquest-com.simsrad.net.ocs.mq.edu.au/lib/mqu/detail.action?docID=6142620.
Phillip, et al. Assessment and Treatment of Muscle Imbalance: The Janda Approach, Human Kinetics, 2009. http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/mqu/detail.action?docID=3011791.
http:/www.mq.edu.au/library (Macquarie University library site; list and links to many databases and Journals)
http://www.https://dita.org.au/ (DiTA is the Diagnostic Test Accuracy database)
http://www.pedro.org.au/ (Physiotherapy Evidence Database)
Unit web page
The URL of the CHIR2104 iLearn site is: https://ilearn.mq.edu.au/
You will be asked for a username and password. Your username is your student MQID. Your MQID and password have been mailed to you by the University. If you have lost them go to the student portal: http://students.mq.edu.au/home/