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Introduction to Cellular Physiology


Introduction to Cellular Physiology

Introduction to Cellular Physiology

Learn more about the physiology of the cell.


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Course Description

Cell physiology is the branch of science that studies the structure and function of individual cells. Our increasing knowledge and understanding of cellular mechanisms and processes have led to great advances in all areas of biology and medicine.
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In this free online physiology course you will be introduced to the main topics in cell physiology such as the major components of a typical animal cell. You will learn about the mechanisms behind cell growth and multiplication, about the movement of substances into and out of cells, how energy is processed within the cell, and how and why cells maintain an electrical charge across their membranes called membrane potentials. This free online cell physiology course will be of great interest to all healthcare professionals who would like to learn more about the structure and function of cells, and to all students of biology and medicine who would like a greater knowledge and understanding of the mechanisms and processes involved in cell physiology.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes - On completing the course the student will be able to: - Define cellular physiology; - Explain the different levels of function within the human body; - Explain the basic structure and functions of the cell; - Describe the functions and characteristics of several tissue types;


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Module Title
Module 1: Introduction to Basic Human Physiology
Module 2: Cellular Physiology
Module 3: Cellular Physiology Assessment

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Course Title Introduction to Cellular Physiology
Course # 528
Course Publisher AMEDD Center and School
Course Category 13
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Course Description  Cell physiology is the branch of science that studies the structure and function of individual cells. Our increasing knowledge and understanding of cellular mechanisms and processes have led to great advances in all areas of biology and medicine. In this free online physiology course you will be introduced to the main topics in cell physiology such as the major components of a typical animal cell. You will learn about the mechanisms behind cell growth and multiplication, about the movement of substances into and out of cells, how energy is processed within the cell, and how and why cells maintain an electrical charge across their membranes called membrane potentials. This free online cell physiology course will be of great interest to all healthcare professionals who would like to learn more about the structure and function of cells, and to all students of biology and medicine who would like a greater knowledge and understanding of the mechanisms and processes involved in cell physiology.
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Release Date 11 October 2012
   
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Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
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Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
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PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • Navin Raj T I India A great course well designed and sequenced for beginners to study basics and a refreshment of basics for Advanced learners.. 2014-11-13 10:11:33
  • Greg Willbond United Kingdom Excellently put together, more enjoyable than some of the other science courses. I like to absorb a realistic amount of infomation then be tested on that. This particular course lived up to that. 2014-10-31 11:10:39
  • Paraskevi Tziakou Greece Very Interesting! 2014-10-07 21:10:35
  • Patrick Mugisha United States of America it is simple and easy to learn than most complected theories i have learned previously. thanks for making it more human and fun 2014-08-18 23:08:44
  • Mclenlee Alexander Netherlands It was well structured and the content in the time span wasgreat. 2014-08-07 13:08:02
  • Debanjan Borthakur India The questions asked were of good quality.The course was helpful. 2014-07-31 12:07:28
  • Kainat Junaid Pakistan It was great chance for me to attempt an test of my knowledge!!! 2014-07-11 23:07:23
  • Kainat Junaid Pakistan It was a great source of practising my knowlege! Great work!!! 2014-07-11 23:07:24
  • Chantrea Vy Cambodia Now I am studying as nurse in Cambodia, so I want more knowledge about it. Thanks! 2014-07-04 04:07:30
  • Carlos Falcon-Rodriguez Mexico Is very easy and very interesting!!!! 2014-06-17 02:06:37
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Free, Online Introduction to Cellular Physiology Course.