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Interactive 3D Skull Module

Interactive 3D Skull Module

Students may individually explore each of the 23 bones in the human head using Quicktime 3. The Cranium, also called the ""Skull,"" describes the skeleton that comprises all of the bones of the head, face and lower jaw (i.e., the mandible). In an adult, various bones of the cranium are paired (i.e., consist of a left and a right) while others which cross the mid-sagittal plane are unpaired.

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Angela Wartel
Angela Wartel (Faculty)
5 years ago

This site was easy to use and highly interactive.  I would recommend it to anyone studying various structures and whatnot in the skull.  

Cari Crumly
Cari Crumly (Administrator)
6 years ago

I find this site very comprehensive.  It is simple to navigate and I like that there are different "video" segments based on selection.  Excellent reference and resource.

Technical Remarks:

Very intuitive.

Time spent reviewing site: 15 minutes
James Peacock
James Peacock (Faculty)
10 years ago
For giving students an appreciation of the complex structures of the human skull, there are few better resources. My criminal investigation students find the site useful for understanding head injuries from motor vehicle accidents, assaults, and other traumas.

Technical Remarks:

Extremely intuitive and user-friendly Requires Quick Time Plug in.
Used in course? Yes