Kinesiology Chapter 1

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Unformatted text preview: • How can this • cause a bad back? Kinesiology Kinesiology 01:377:303 ­ Fall 2011 Wednesday: 9:15­12:15pm CDL 110 Professor Emil Manfredonia Telephone: 908­331­1654 Email: [email protected] REVIEW OF THE SYLLABUS REVIEW OF THE SYLLABUS CHAPTER 1 CHAPTER 1 • KINESIOLOGY: THE STUDY OF HUMAN MOVEMENT FROM THE POINT OF VIEW OF THE PHYSICAL SCIENCES • PROFESSIONS INVOLVED: PT, OT, ORTHOPEDIC, ATC Outline for a Kinesiological Outline for a Kinesiological Analysis TABLE 1.1 • Description of the motor skill performance – Primary purpose of the skill: the why? – Movement phases: break the skill into phase with each phase having a beginning and end – Classification of the skill: pages 6­8 • • • • Maintaining erect or correct posture Movement for exercise and fitness Giving motion to external objects or one’s body Receiving impact – Simultaneous­sequential nature of the motion: figure 1.4 • Simultaneous: All body segments move as one such as lifting, • pushing and pulling; movements directed toward a straight line Sequential: require max speed at impact or release; use of body segments in an orderly sequence to max forces; throwing Outline for a Kinesiological Outline for a Kinesiological Analysis TABLE 1.1 • ANATOMICAL ANALYSIS – JOINT AND SEGMENT ACTIONS – MUSCLE PARTICIPATION AND CONTRACTION – NM CONSIDERATIONS – ANATOMICAL PRINCIPLES FOR SAFE AND EFFECTIVE PERFORMANCE Outline for a Kinesiological Outline for a Kinesiological Analysis TABLE 1.1 • MECHANICAL ANALYSIS – UNDERLYING OBJECTIVE: BALANCE, LOCOMOTION, PROJECTION, ETC – FORCES CAUSING OR IMPEDING MOTION: EXTERNAL FORCES SUCH AS ENVIRONMENT, INTERNAL FORCES SUCH AS WEIGHT OF PERFORMER, STRENGTH, FLEXIBILITY – MECHANICAL PRINCIPLES THAT APPLY: SPEED, POWER, FORCES – VIOLATION OF PRINCIPLES Outline for a Kinesiological Outline for a Kinesiological Analysis TABLE 1.1 • Prescriptions for improvements of performance indicate how the performance should be changed so that the principles are no longer violated ...
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