Physiology I for Dental Student

Course Information
TitleΦΥΣΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΟΔΟΝΤΙΑΤΡΩΝ Ι / Physiology I for Dental Student
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorAristeidis Kritis
Course ID240000562

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Dentistry (2010-today)

Registered students: 156
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course214

Class Information
Academic Year2021 – 2022
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
  • Distance learning
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
At the end of the course the student is expected to : 1. Know general physiology, physiology of blood, immune system physiology, metabolism and nutrition, temperature regulation, endocrine physiology and physiology of the nervous system. 2. Be familiar with the fundamental processes in the systems involved in humans 3. Practice in the experimental processes involved into systems physiology researching 4. Understand the systems physiology pertinent to the syllabus, their regulation and interaction in the human body.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
Course Content (Syllabus)
Focused on the physiological function of blood, immune, nervous and endocrine system of the human body.
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
Teaching is accomplished by means of video presentations as well as simulation computer software. More details at and
Course Organization
Laboratory Work240.9
Student Assessment
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)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1) Guyton & Hall Ιατρική Φυσιολογία,13 Έκδοση, Επιστημονικές Εκδόσεις Γ. Παρισιάνου, «Κωδ. Ευδόξου» : 59396211 2) L. Sherwood. Εισαγωγή στη Φυσιολογία του ανθρώπου. Ακαδημαϊκές Εκδόσεις Ι. Μπάσδρα & ΣΙΑ Ο.Ε, 2014 «Κωδ. Ευδόξου» : 41959951
Additional bibliography for study
1) Berne & Levy Φυσιολογία, Επιστημονικές Εκδόσεις Παρισιάνου Α.Ε. 2) Ganong's Ιατρική Φυσιολογία, Εκδόσεις Π.Χ. Πασχαλίδης 3) Mulroney S. Myers A., (Netter’s) Βασικές αρχές φυσιολογίας του ανθρώπου, Εκδόσεις Π.Χ. Πασχαλίδης
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