To familiarize the students with cells and the various tissues that make up the Human
body and the purpose each serves in the normal functioning of the body. Also to be acquainted with the mechanisms of human
will be a theoretical and practical course in which lectures and laboratory practicals
will be crucial for proper learning.
By the end
of the course the student
will be able to;
a. Describe the cell as the “building block” in the various tissues of the body and explain how
types of cells contribute to the normal functioning
of the body.
Describe the structure and
discuss the functional roles
of the skin. a. Discuss the basic
principles of human Genetics.
The principles of physiology and biophysics of
nerves and muscles.
The physiology of excitable cells,
Describe the muscle contraction, mechanisms and
energetics, f. Describe the spinal reflex,
g. Describe the structure and
function of the Autonomic nervous system