Introduction to the Human Muscular System
Learn more about the anatomy and physiology of the human muscular system.
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The human muscular system plays a vital role in maintaining posture and is essential for movement of the body.
This course enables the learner to explore the structure and functions of the human muscular system. It outlines the different types of muscles and the different makeup of these muscles. It explains the roles each muscle has in relation to movement of the body and explains how the nervous system controls muscular activity.
This course will be of great interest to students of biology, anatomy, physiology and medicine, as well as healthcare professionals, who would like to gain a basic knowledge and understanding of the human muscular system.
After studying this course you will be able to: - Describe the structure and functions of the muscular system; - Understand how the nervous system controls the muscles; - Identify the key roles of the muscles; - and highlight the different muscles found around the body.
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