10083 - Human Anatomy

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Academic Year 2018/2019

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student must demonstrate that they acquired a basic knowledge concerning the organization of the human body and is able to describe human macroscopic anatomy of the central nervous system.

Course contents

The Cardiovascular System: The Heart.

The Respiratory System.

The Digestive Apparatus.

The Urinary Apparatus.

Female and male reproductive System.

Central nervous system: spinal cord, brain stem, cerebellum. diencephalon and telencephalon.

Readings/Bibliography


Martini, Batholomew, Elementi di Anatomia, Istologia e Fisiologia dell'uomo, Edi Ses

Martini, Timmons, Tallitsch, Anatomia Umana, Edi Ses

Teaching methods


Lectures with extensive use of images, such as to facilitate the acquisition of fundamental anatomical basis through the stimulation of visual memory.

Assessment methods

The final verification consists of an oral exam in which the student must demonstrate acquired knowledge of anatomy of the various organs and neuroanatomy.

Teaching tools


Lectures using computer presentations.

Office hours

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