Module Title:Anatomy 1
Language of Instruction:English
Credits: 10
NFQ Level:6
Module Delivered In 4 programme(s)
Teaching & Learning Strategies: This module will be taught in two theory classes per week of one hour duration and three hour practical classes.
Module Aim: To provide the student with an understanding of the anatomical structure of the upper and lower limb
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Identify the relevant anatomy of the upper and lower limb
LO2 Describe the relevant anatomy of the upper and lower limb
LO3 Palpate relevant anatomical landmarks of the upper limb and lower limb
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is recommended before enrolment in this module.

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Incompatible Modules
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Co-requisite Modules
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Requirements
This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is mandatory before enrolment in this module is allowed.
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Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Theory
An introduction to anatomy and its terminology. The anatomy of the upper limb (Section A) and lower limb (Section B) will be discussed under the following headings; 1. Osteology 2. Athrology 3. Myology 4. Neurology 5. Angiology
Practical
Students will learn to identify and palpate relevant anatomical landmarks of the upper limb upper limb (Section A) and lower limb (Section B)
Assessment Breakdown%
Continuous Assessment10.00%
Practical50.00%
End of Module Formal Examination40.00%
Special Regulation
Students must achieve a minimum grade (35%) in both the practical/CA and final examination.
Continuous Assessment
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Multiple Choice Questions n/a 1,2 10.00 n/a
No Project
Practical
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Laboratory practicals 1,2,3 50.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam No Description 1,2 40.00 End-of-Semester

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Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture 30 Weeks per Stage 2.00
Laboratory 30 Weeks per Stage 3.00
Estimated Learner Hours 30 Weeks per Stage 2.00
Total Hours 210.00
 

Module Delivered In

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