Animal Physiology
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Course code
MLB6051.LT
old course code
MLB6051
Course title in Estonian
Loomafüsioloogia
Course title in English
Animal Physiology
ECTS credits
2.0
Assessment form
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lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
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Course aims
To introduce the basic principles of animal physiological processes and their diversity.
Brief description of the course
The course covers: nervous and sensory systems, signal transduction, animal locomotion and its diversity, gas exchange, energy budget, feeding, thermoregulation, water balance and osmoregulation, endocrine and immune systems.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- understands general animal physiological processes and is able to describe them.
Teacher
lekt Arno Põllumäe PhD
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