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Introduction to Cellular Physiology
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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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;
|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 Publisher||AMEDD Center and School|
|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.
|Release Date||11 October 2012|
|Course Duration (Avg Learner)||2-3 Hours|
|Age appropriateness||18+ Years|
|Minimum Grade/Class Level||Post-Secondary|
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