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.
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.