cod. 1002658

Academic year 2023/24
1° year of course - Second semester
Professor responsible for the course unit
integrated course unit
5 credits
course unit

Course unit structured in the following modules:

Learning objectives

By the end of the course students will have learnt about the basic notions of biomechanics of the joints listed above and will be able to analyse these articulations with regard to the respective movements.
Furthermore students will have learnt about the basic notions of the muscles of the body and general examination of a patient.


Good knowledge of anatomy

Course unit content

The course programme is provided at the first lesson and includes contents of biomechenics, general examination of the patient and of the muscles of the human body.

Full programme

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Teaching methods

Oral lessons and training lessons. The course, if the Covid emergency persist, will be held through lectures to Students either in the classroom (“in presenza”) or in synchronous-streaming (“in telepresenza”) on the Teams platform. Therefore, the opportunity of Student/Teacher interaction will be preserved both face to face and remotely, by the simultaneous use of the Teams platform.
Lectures will be supported by slide presentations, which will be available to students on the Elly platform (

Assessment methods and criteria

The examination is oral and will aim to verify the knowledge of the students on the content of the course and the capacity of applying this knowledge to physiopathological examples. In case of the persistence of the health emergency, the exams will be conducted remotely, as follows:
remote oral questions, through the Teams platform (guide
Students with SLD / BSE must first contact Le Eli-che: support for students with disabilities, D.S.A., B.E.S. (

Other information

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