An amazing reference for anyone interested in the human musculo-skeletal system. Featuring five different ways to learn about the body: The VIEWER, 3-D LESSONS, two types of QUIZZES, and VIDEOS.
VIEWER: The viewer allows you to control a 3D view of the body, with labels that lead to full screen images of 120 muscles each with the name, action, origin, insertion, nerve supply and comments for each muscle. Also, there are 5 full screen views of the skeleton that cover over 100 bones and landmarks, with comments about each structure.
3D LESSONS: There are six 3D lessons, each lesson allows you to control a body area in 3-D space, with multiple stops along the way that identifying the structures and give comments on each area. Lessons cover the ankle, knee, pelvis, shoulder, face and a detailed look at the vertebrae.
QUIZZES: There are two quiz functions. 18 pages of label matching quizzes where you have to match a name to the correct location, plus a multiple choice quiz builder that allows you to test the name, action, origin or insertion for each muscle. Over 400 questions possible.
VIDEOS: Six imbedded videos (20 minutes) that give the basics of the muscular and skeletal system. These videos cover the arm, torso, face, leg, fascia and the nervous system.
You can also email which quizzes you have completed and your scores from the multiple choice quizzes to an instructor or friend.
If you want to experience the future of digital education, this app is a great example of combining beautiful imagery, knowledge and interactivity, utilizing the full power of the iPad.
This app is used at the THE UNIVERSITY OF OHIO in their digital learning classroom.
Last modified Wed, 24 Nov, 2010 at 13:44