Human Physiology
Course code
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Course title in Estonian
Inimese füsioloogia
Course title in English
Human Physiology
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
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lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
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Course aims
To impart basic knowledge of human physiology which is necessary for completion of core subjects.
Brief description of the course
General characteristics of human physiology. Physiology of blood and blood circulation. Respiration. Alimentation. Energy and muscle metabolism. Endocrine system. Nervous and neuromuscular system.
Lectures, seminars, practical work in groups of10 -12 in the laboratory. The seminars are intended for presentation of homework.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
The student completing the course is expected to:
Know principles of Human physiology;
Know cardiovascular and respiratory function and performance;
Know basic principles of regulation system of human body;
Understand key concepts about metabolism and thermoregulation;
Know structure and function of skeletal muscle;
Perceive how the human body works.
dots Karin Baskin
Prerequisite course 1