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Diploma in Human Anatomy and Physiology

Learn more about the anatomy and physiology of the human body.

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Learn more about the anatomy and physiology of the human body.

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Modules

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Certification

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Description

Great advances have been made in the field of anatomy and physiology of the human body. Alison's diploma course introduces you to the basic anatomy and physiology of important systems in the body such as the cardiovascular system, respiratory system, reproductive system, skeletal system, nervous system and others. For each system covered in the course, the anatomical features are outlined and the physiological functions are explained.

Alison's anatomy online course will be of great interest to students of anatomy, physiology, biomedical science and medicine, as well as any learner wanting to expand their knowledge and understanding of the human body.

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Modules

Module 2: The Blood Vessels and The Heart

Module 1: Introduction to the Cardiovascular System

Module 3: Introduction to the Human Digestive System

Module 4: Digestion, Absorption, Elimination and Protection

Module 5: Diploma in Human Anatomy and Physiology - First Assessment

Module 6: Introduction to the Respiratory System

Module 7: Organs in the Respiratory System

Module 8: Introduction to the Reproductive System

Module 9: The Sense of Vision

Module 10: The Senses of Hearing, Balance, Smell and Taste

Module 11: Diploma in Human Anatomy and Physiology - Second Assessment

Module 12: Introduction to the Human Skeletal System

Module 13: Human Skeletal System - Bones and Joints

Module 14: Introduction to the Human Nervous System

Module 15: The Transmission of Neural Impluses

Module 16: Introduction to Muscle Tissues

Module 17: Introduction to the Mechanics and Nervous Control of Skeletal Muscles

Module 18: Diploma in Human Anatomy and Physiology - Third Assessment

Module 19: Diploma in Human Anatomy and Physiology - Final Assessment

Learning Outcomes

After studying this anatomy online course, you will be able to: - Describe the structure and functions of the blood and blood vessels; - Describe the structure and functions of the heart; - Describe the structure and function of the human digestive system; - Describe the structure and functions of the muscular system; - Understand how the nervous system controls the muscles; - Identify the key roles of the muscles; - Review the structure and function of the human nervous system; - Explain the role of the central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous system; - Explain the transmission of neural impulses; - Describe the structure and functions of the male and female reproductive systems; - Describe the development of an offspring during the intrauterine process; - Describe the structure and functions of the respiration system; - Understand the exchange and transportation of gases, and what the difference between respiration and breathing; - Describe the structure and functions of the sensory organs; - and describe the structure and functions of the human axial and appendicular skeleton.

Certification

All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Diploma course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Diploma course, you have the option to acquire official Certification, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. Your Alison Certification is:

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An indication of your commitment to continuously learn, upskill and achieve high results
An incentive to you to continue empowering yourself through lifelong learning

Alison offers 3 types of Certification for completed Diploma courses:

Digital Diploma - a downloadable Diploma in PDF format, immediately available to you when you complete your purchase
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