The study of the muscles of the body; specifically the muscles of the head, neck and trunk with superficial and postural muscles emphasized. The actions of major muscle groups, origin and insertion of each muscle as well as the physical location via palpation. Nerve innervation will be discussed. Students will practice muscle palpation and muscle testing.
Pre- or Co-requisite: BIOL 150
3 credits (2 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours), fall semester
This course satisfies the Liberal Arts and Sciences requirement and the SUNY General Education Requirement for Natural Science