Human Reproduction

Course Information
TitleΑΝΘΡΩΠΙΝΗ ΑΝΑΠΑΡΑΓΩΓΗ / Human Reproduction
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorDimitrios Goulis
Course ID200000244

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Distance learning
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
The students, following the completion of the module, will be able to: • understand the physiology that regulates the female and male reproductive system • understand the main pathophysiological mechanisms that result in female and male infertility • interpret the results of the basic diagnostic investigation for female and male infertility (hormonal investigation, spermiogram, imaging) • understand the rationale for subscribing specific interventions for female and male infertility
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Embryology and Anatomy of female reproductive system - Ovarian function and neuro-endocrine axes in women - Fertilization - Implantation - Sexual behavior of woman - Investigation and causes of female infertility - Disorders of ovulation - Polycystic ovary syndrome - Cervical and uterine component of female infertility - Endometriosis - Assisted Reproduction Techniques - Ultrasound investigation of female infertility - Physiology of puberty - Disorders of puberty - Disorders of sexual differentiation - Contraception - Menopause - Embryology and Anatomy of male reproductive system - Reproductive axes in the male - Spermatogenesis - Clinical evaluation of infertile man - Investigation and causes of female infertility - Environmental and iatrogenic causes of male infertility - Varicocele - Obstructive azoospermia - Infection of accessory genital glands - Physiology of erection - Erectile dysfunction - Disorders of ejaculation.
Male infertility, female infertility, diagnosis, management
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Εγχειρίδιο «Ανθρώπινη Αναπαραγωγή» των μελών ΔΕΠ των Μαιευτικών - Γυναικολογικών Κλινικών και της Oυρολογικής Κλινικής.
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