Physiology 270

Module code FSG 270
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

• Metabolism
• Neurophysiology
• The somatic sensory system, pain and special senses
• Muscle physiology
• Haematology
• Cardiovascular system
• Respiratory system
• The Urinary system
• The Gastro intestinal system
• The Endocrine system
• The Reproductive system
• Temperature homeostasis, sickness behaviour and skin
• Immunology
• Bone and cartilage metabolism and fracture healing
• Pathophysiology

Module credits 72.00
Prerequisites GNK 286, GNK 289, GPS 280, MDB 270, POH 270, ODO 270, PRD 270, ZUL 110, AFR 111, IDE 270
Contact time 1 practical per week, 6 lectures per week
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Physiology
Period of presentation Semester 1 and Semester 2

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