FEKT-LBCLAcad. year: 2015/2016
Introduction into anatomy and human physiology, principles of interdisciplinary communication of an engineer and a medical doctor, basic special terminology and function of the particular systems and organs. Review of cellular level of living organisms, morphology and function of blood, circulation, respiration, urinary system, endocrine system and nervous system.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
- List and define the basic anatomical terms,
- Communication with medical staff,
- Describe the general structure and function of cells,
- Describe the basic principles of physiological systems of the human body,
- Apply these principles in the interpretation of measured signals and data,
- Describe the principles of investigative methods of nervous system and the senses,
- Describe and apply the model of aortal elasticity model.
Recommended optional programme components
HONZÍKOVÁ, Nataša a Petr HONZÍK. Biologie člověka - elektronická skripta. FEKT VUT v Brně, 2003.
GANONG, William. Review of Medical Physiology. Prentice Hall International, 2001. ISBN 0838582826.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Language of instruction
Cellular basis of living organisms.
Overview of the human morphology, the anatomic and physiological terminology.
Physiology of blood.
Physiology of circulation.
Physiology of respiration.
Physiology of digestion and absorption.
Physiology of energy balance and metabolism.
Physiology of urinary system.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Classification of course in study plans
- Programme EEKR-ML Master's
branch ML-BEI , 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory
- Programme EEKR-ML1 Master's
branch ML1-BEI , 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory
- Programme EEKR-CZV lifelong learning
branch ET-CZV , 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory