Course: Somatology F1

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Course title Somatology F1
Course code KAZ/FYZS1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Exercise
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course content
Cell physiology, physiology of body fluids, blood physiology, hemostasis, homeostasis, physiology of muscle contraction, heart and physiology of the circulatory system, respiratory physiology, skin and thermoregulation.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Demonstration
  • Attendace - 16 hours per semester
  • Homework for Teaching - 26 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Course Credit - 60 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Somatology 1 (anatomy) is an elementary discipline, necessary for the course Somatology 2 (physiology) and other related disciplines. Cytology, histology, and anatomy of body structures and systems.
The student after the course should be able to: explain the principles of operation of all systems of the human organism and governance mechanisms.
The student know human anatomy.

Assessment methods and criteria
Mark, Oral exam, Seminar Work

Ability to work independently with data and printed literary sources, on-line connection. Follow-up knowledge of the subject matter. 90% participation in exercises.
Recommended literature
  • BRAVENÝ, P. et al. (1995). Stručný přehled lékařské fyziologie. Brno: LF MU, 1995.. Brno: LF MU.
  • MERKUNOVÁ, A., OREL, M. Anatomie a fyziologie člověka pro humanitní obory. Praha: Grada, 2008. 302 s..
  • Rokyta R. a kol. (2008). Fyziologie pro bakalářská studia v medicíně, přírodovědných a tělovýchovných oborech. 2. vydání, Praha ISV.
  • Schreiber M. a kol. (1998). Funkční somatologie. H&H Jinočany .

Study plans that include the course
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