Courses Catalogue

Connective Tissue And Skin Physiology

COURSE CODE: PHY 1202
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Physiology (Bachelor)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline


COURSE CONTENT

 

1.         CONNECTIVE TISSUE CELLS (3 LH)

 

a)  Loose

 

i.   Development


ii.  Body distribution iii. Structure

iv. Function

 

v.   Variation in health, disease and ageing b)  Dense (3 LH)

i.   Development

 

ii.  Body distribution iii. Structure

iv. Function

 

v.   Variation in health, disease and ageing

 

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c)  Cartilage (2 LH)

 

 

 

i.      Development

 

ii.      Body distribution iii.     Structure

iv.      Function

 

v.      Variation in health, disease and ageing d)  Osseous (Bone). (3 LH)

i.      Development

 

ii.      Body distribution iii.     Structure

iv.      Function

 

v.      Variation in health, disease and ageing

 

 

 

2. The skin and its appendages

 

a)  Skin (3LH)

 

 

 

i.      Development


ii.      Body distribution iii.     Structure

iv.      Function

 

v.      Variation in health, disease and ageing b)The breast and other appendages (1 LH)

i.      Development ii.      Structure

iii.     Function

 

iv.      Variation in health, disease and ageing

 

TEACHING AND LEARNING METHODS

 

a.   Lectures b.   Seminars

c.   Tutorials, research and practical.

 

TEACHING AND LEARNING MATERIALS FOR THE COURSE<