General Physiology

Course Information
TitleΓΕΝΙΚΗ ΦΥΣΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ / General Physiology
CodeΙΑ0256
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolMedicine
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorMaria Almpani
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID200000254

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Medicine (2014-2019)

Registered students: 97
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course215

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600150367
SectionInstructors
1. ΕΡΓ. ΠΕΙΡΑΜΑΤΙΚΗΣ ΦΥΣΙΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ
2. ΕΡΓ. ΦΥΣΙΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ
Type of the Course
  • Background
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to know the basic principles of human physiology, blood physiology, immune system, metabolism and nutrition
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
Course Content (Syllabus)
Cover a broad range of topics focusing on the basic principles of human physiology, blood physiology, immune system, metabolism and nutrition
Keywords
cellular physiology, blood physiology, immune system, metabolism, nutrition
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Teaching is accomplished by means of video presentations as well as simulation computer software. More details at www.experimentalphysiology.gr and http://physiology.med.auth.gr.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures301.2
Seminars40.2
Laboratory Work120.5
Reading Assigment30.1
Tutorial40.2
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities40.2
Written assigments200.8
Exams20.1
Total793.0
Student Assessment
Description
Assessment is conducted by written examination, with 2 short assay questions and multiple choice questions, relevant to the subjects presented in the lectures. Performance in the laboratory test equals 20% of that of the course.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Guyton A. C. & Hall J. E. Ιατρική Φυσιολογία, Επιστημονικές Εκδόσεις Γ. Παρισιάνου, Αθήνα 2008. «Κωδ. Ευδόξου» 42019 2. O.Petersen. Lecture Notes Φυσιολογία. Επιστημονικές εκδόσεις Γ.Παρισιάνου. Αθήνα 2010. «Κωδ. Ευδόξου»: 4173
Additional bibliography for study
1. Silverthorn A., «Human Physiology», Second Edition 2001, pp.1-152, 345-382, 474-496, 639-648, 685-715. 2. Vander Α. «Φυσιολογία του ανθρώπου» 3. Boron W.F., Boulpaep E.L. «Ιατρική Φυσιολογία - Κυτταρική και Μοριακή προσέγγιση», Τόμοι 1,2,3 - Ιατρικές Εκδόσεις Π. Χ. Πασχαλίδης, 4. G.D. Tharp. Πειράματα Φυσιολογίας, Επιστημονικές Εκδόσεις Γ. Παρισιάνου. 5. Ο.Γκίμπα-Τζιαμπίρη, Ο.Γκίμπα-Τζιαμπίρη «Η Φυσιολογία του Ανθρώπου», Τόμοι Πρώτος, Δεύτερος, Τρίτος, Τέταρτος, Εργαστηριακές ασκήσεις Φυσιολογίας Εκδόσεις Ζυγός, Ι. Γ. Μάρκου & Υιός 6. Τoy, Weisbroth, Dubinsky, O’ Neil, Walters. Αρχεία Περιπτώσεων Φυσιολογίας, Επιστημονι- κές Εκδόσεις Γ. Παρισιάνου.
Last Update
07-07-2020