Anatomy & Functional Anatomy

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Anatomy & Functional Anatomy

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    To develop the students knowledge of the anatomy and functioning of the musculo-skeletal system and to discriminate muscles, joints and bones roles in common human body movements

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Name muscles, joints and bones involved in common sport movements
    2. Classify joints, muscles and bones in terms of structure and function
    3. Label human body's movements
    4. Associate muscles and joints to specific movements
    5. Analyse human body's movements
    6. Interpret movements as result of muscles activation

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.