Anatomy and Clinical Skills
University of Westminster
Area of Study
Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Health Science
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
OverviewIntroduction to the processes of consultation and assessment through observation and palpation: taking clinical measurements; location and assessment of the major body structures to include examination of surface anatomy location and palpation of major bony landmarks muscles nerves and internal organs; ranges of movement; evaluation of overall health status and identification of health indicators.
Assessment: Practical assessment (30%) ; Group presentation (40%) ; Learning Log (20%).
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