Bachelor's degree in Nursing (to qualify as a nurse) (Bolzano)

Morphological and functional fundamentals of life - ANATOMIA UMANA

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Name of lecturer
Paolo Fabene
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INF BZ 1° ANNO 1° SEM dal Oct 5, 2020 al Dec 21, 2020.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course introduces the student to the ability of describing the human’s body structure from the macroscopic level to the microscopic level in health conditions and to know the essential morphologic characteristics of systems, organs, tissues, cells and subcellular structures of the human body and their main related Morphofunctional. It also proposes the study of the physiological phenomena of the various systems, in a holistic view , from the cell to the whole organism and to recognize the principles of homeostasis and the control mechanisms that oversee them and the major adjustments in non- basal conditions.


- Muscolar/bone apparatus
- Cardiocircular apparatus
- Lung apparatus
- Renal tract
- Gastrointestinal tract - pancreas and liver
- Nervous system

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Seeley Anatomia e cenni di Anatomia Microscopica Istologia Fisiologia (Edizione 3) Idelson-Gnocchi srl Sorbona, Napoli 2014
SBARBATI Andrea Anatomia Umana Normale. Sorbona, Napoli 2003
PERNKOPF E. Atlante di Anatomia Umana, 2 Voll. + indice analitico. Piccin, Padova 1986
Werner Platzer Atlante tascabile di anatomia umana vol.1. Apparato locomotore (Edizione 5) CEA 2014

Assessment methods and criteria

written exam.

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