Course curriculum

104: Anatomy Of Bones And Joints

  • 1
    WELCOME AND COURSE ORIENTATION
    • START HERE
    • HOW TO TAKE THIS COURSE
    • SYLLABUS
    • ABOUT YOUR FACULTY
    • COURSE MATERIALS
    • Q&A
  • 2
    LESSON ONE: BONES
    • JOURNAL REFLECTION #1
    • INTRODUCTION
    • PURPOSE OF BONES
    • COMPOSITION OF BONES
    • REAL FEMUR (THIGH) BONE
    • BONE SHAPE
    • ACTIVITY: INTERACTIVE SELF-PALPATION | CALL & RESPONSE
    • QUIZ: BONES
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 3
    LESSON TWO: JOINTS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • TYPES OF JOINTS
    • JOURNAL REFLECTION #2
    • TYPES OF SYNOVIAL JOINTS
    • SKELETAL VARIATION & ACTIVITY
    • QUIZ: JOINTS
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 4
    LESSON THREE: CARTILAGE
    • INTRODUCTION
    • CARTILAGE: ARTICULAR
    • CARTILAGE: FIBROCARTILAGE
    • QUIZ: CARTILAGE
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 5
    LESSON FOUR: COMMON INJURIES
    • INTRODUCTION
    • COMMON INJURIES TO BONES & CARTILAGE
    • QUIZ: COMMON INJURIES
    • LESSON SUMMARY
  • 6
    CONCLUSION
    • FINAL ASSESSMENT
    • ACADEMIC HONOR
    • CONCLUSION & OUTSIDE PRACTICE

In this course, you will learn to:

  • List five functions of your bones and name and palpate the bones of your skeleton.

  • Demonstrate the movement and function of the most common joint types and describe the purpose of cartilage.

  • Evaluate how skeletal variation may affect asana functionality.

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Meet Your Instructor

  • Rachel Scott

    Senior Instructor

    Rachel Scott

    Rachel is a teacher trainer, mentor, and author based in Vancouver, BC. Meticulous and funny, she loves sharing her love and knowledge of yoga with others. Also an instructional designer, she helps develop yoga curriculum for yoga schools globally. Her favorite place to be is the yoga teacher training room.

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