Dietetics and Nutrition

Anatomy

Lecture, 5.00 ECTS

 

Course content

The students
- are familiar with the general anatomical terms and directional terms
- have a profound basic knowledge of the skeleton, muscles and nerves
- are familiar with the anatomy of the kidney and the urinary tract as well as the male and female sexual organs
- are familiar with the anatomic fundamentals of the cardiovascular system and the respiratory system
- are able to present the anatomy of the digestive system and have subject-specific knowledge of the anatomy of the gastrointestinal tract
- are able to describe the anatomy of the central and peripheral nervous system, the brain and the sympathetic/parasympathetic nervous system

Learning outcomes

In this module students gain knowledge of general anatomy as a foundation for advanced modules. The students learn basic anatomical terminology and acquire subject-specific systematic and topographical knowledge and are able to communicate professionally with members of the allied health professions and with doctors.

The students
- are familiar with the general anatomical terms and directional terms
- have a profound basic knowledge of the skeleton, muscles and nerves
- are familiar with the anatomy of the kidney and the urinary tract as well as the male and female sexual organs
- are familiar with the anatomic fundamentals of the cardiovascular system and the respiratory system
- are able to present the anatomy of the digestive system and have subject-specific knowledge of the anatomy of the gastrointestinal tract
- are able to describe the anatomy of the central and peripheral nervous system, the brain and the sympathetic/parasympathetic nervous system

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books, journals and relevant current primary literature will be announced by the lecturers at the start of the course or are included in the relevant syllabus.

Mode of delivery

VO

Prerequisites and co-requisites

None

Assessment methods and criteria

Written/oral