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Chiropractic Sciences 1 - CHIR113

This unit offers an introduction to the philosophy, art and science of chiropractic. History and founding principles are discussed. The concepts and role of philosophy and critical thinking are presented. Chiropractic terminology is introduced while psychomotor skills are developed through motion palpation and assessment of range of spinal motion. Fundamental physics and biomechanics which support chiropractic techniques are taught. Research methodology is introduced in this unit.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Mr Curtis Rigney

Admission to BChiroSc Prerequisite Information


HLTH108 or HLTH107

NCCW(s): CHIR101, CHIR103
Unit Designation(s):


Unit Type:
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Chiropractic

Faculty of Science and Engineering

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