Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes for each chapter have been provided to help keep track of the key concepts you need to master in each chapter.

1. Identify the functions of the musculoskeletal system

2. Describe the structure and function of bone

3. Describe the structure and function of skeletal muscle

4. Explain how muscles and joints work together to facilitate movement and posture

5. Identify types of specific joints

6. Explain the role exercise has is maintaining a healthy musculoskeletal system