752-6306-AAL  Physiology and Anatomy II

SemesterAutumn Semester 2018
LecturersW. Langhans
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentEnrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.

AbstractImparts a basic understanding of physiology and anatomy in man, focusing on the close interrelations between morphology and function of the human organism. This is fostered by discussing all subjects from a functional point of view. A major topic of the lecture is food intake and digestion with its correlated endocrine and metabolic processes.
ObjectiveAfter this course the students are able to understand basic principles of systems physiology and the mechanisms of the function of the major organ systems.