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Al Andalus University

For Medical Sciences

Anatomy and Physiology Course details

 

 

3rd Year

 

 

1st Term

 

Level 5

 

 

Code 43130

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faculty

Medical Engineering

 

 

 

Compulsory Courses

 

Course Title

Anatomy and Physiology

 

 

 

Code

43130

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Actual Hours

Theoretical

 

Practical 4

 

Previous course

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2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Teaching Methods

Theoretical: lectures

 

Suggested level: 5

Year: third year

 

 

 

 

Practical: lab

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Materials

Set Textbook: selected by faculty administration at the university in

 

accordance with the course instructor.

 

 

 

 

 

Supplementary Course Materials: selected by the course instructor.

 

Assessment

40 per cent Two Mid-term Exams

 

 

 

60 per cent Written Final-term Exam

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Knowledge and understanding: students are to acquire the knowledge and

 

 

 

understanding of human body anatomy, its parts, and the function of its

 

 

 

various organs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Intellectual skills: by the end of the course students are expected to be

 

Aims and Learning

able to recognize body parts, and understand the physiology aspect of the

 

human body.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outcomes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professional and practical skills: by the end of the course students are

 

 

 

 

 

 

expected to practically apply what they learnt during the course.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General and transferrable skills: students should be able to use biodiversity

 

 

 

in finding solutions to biology problems using engineering methods.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The course provides an introduction of the physiological and anatomical

 

 

 

aspects of the human body

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The head, the neck, the limbs, the muscles, the bones, the joints, lymphatic

 

Course Description

cardiovascular system, digestive system, urinary system, kidney function,

 

system,

respiratory

system and

gas exchange, neurological system,

 

 

 

 

 

 

functional correspondence between various body organs, liver function

 

 

 

and pancreas, functions of the nervous system, controlling blood pressure

 

 

 

and volume.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anatomy and Physiology Course Description

3rd Year

 

1st Term

 

Level 5

 

Code 43130

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.Basic introduction: cells and their function.

2.Head anatomy

3.Neck

4.Limbs

5.Muscles

6.Bones, joints, knee

7.Lymphatic system

8.Digestive system

9.Urinary system and kidney function

10.Cardiovascular system

Body physiology field and its branches:

1.Mechanism of the respiratory system and gas exchange

2.Neurological system

3.Balance between body systems

4.Nervi motion system functions

5.Liver and pancreas functions

6.Controlling blood pressure and volume.

7.Lab sessions for all levels