Biomechanics

Course Code:

402

Semester:

Undergraduate Courses

Specialization Category:

Semester 4 ( ΜΕΥ )

Course Hours:

2

ECTS:

3

Course Tutors

Maria Kallergi

Course Outline

  • Introduction to biomechanics of human movement
  • Fundamental principles and qualitative analysis
  • Anatomical concepts
  • Mechanics of the musculoskeletal system
  • Linear and angular kinematics
  • Linear and angular kinetics
  • Fluid biomechanics
  • Review of primary fields of biomechanics, i.e., sports, ergonomics, and clinical
  • Examples of applications of biomechanics in physical education, sports medicine and rehabilitation, strength
    and conditioning, coaching