ANIMAL PHYSIOLOGY I

Course Information
TitleΦΥΣΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΖΩΩΝ Ι / ANIMAL PHYSIOLOGY I
CodeZO.03.12
FacultySciences
SchoolBiology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorAntigone Lazou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40001555

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīma Viologías (2017-sīmera)

Registered students: 198
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course327

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
600167888
Type of the Course
  • Background
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Cognitive: Training of students on the principles of cell function. Understanding the function of nervous, muscle and cardiovascular system. Skills: Use of oscilloscopes, systems for the analysis of bioelectric signals, tension trasducers and spectrophotometers. Determination of electrical and mechanical properties of excitable cells and tissues, measurement metabolite levels and enzyme activity.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1. Principles of Physiology 2. Movement of molecules through membranes 3. Homeostatic mechanisms and intercellular communication. 4. Regulation through the nervous system 5. Senses 6. Muscle 7. Control of body movements 8. Cardiovascular system 9. Circulation of blood.
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • 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
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures451.8
Laboratory Work180.7
Reading Assigment1084.3
Exams40.2
Total1757
Student Assessment
Description
written examination, test, paper, report on practicals
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Report (Formative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
-Εισαγωγή στη Φυσιολογία του Aνθρώπου, Lauralee Sherwood -Φυσιολογία, Linda S. Costanzo
Additional bibliography for study
ΦΥΣΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ του ΑΝΘΡΏΠΟΥ (Vander, Sherman, Luciano, Τσακόπουλος). ΙΑΤΡΙΚΕΣ ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ Π.Χ.ΠΑΣΧΑΛΙΔΗΣ ΑΡΧΕΣ ΦΥΣΙΟΛΟΓΊΑΣ (BERN AND LEVINE) ΠΑΝΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΙΑΚΕΣ ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΚΡΗΤΗΣ
Last Update
19-01-2021