Course: Somatology 1

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Course title Somatology 1
Course code KAZ/MKSO1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + On-line Activities
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Tománková Kristína, RNDr. PhD.
Course content
Lectures: Introduction, literature Human body structure Cytology overview Introduction to histology, epithelia Binders - connective tissue Binders ? cartilage, bone tissue Growth and development of bones Muscle tissue Nerve tissue Physiology of nerve cell Physiology of nerve cell Physiology of muscles Bodily fluids, internal environment of the body, homeostasis Tutorials: Introduction, literature The external shape of a human body Anatomical terminology Anatomical terminology General theory about bones Bone connections Axial skeleton Axial skeleton The skeleton and upper extremity joints The skeleton and lower extremity joints The skull ? general description, development, neurocranium The skull ? splanchnocranium, dentition General muscular mechanism Muscles of the head and neck

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Demonstration
  • Homework for Teaching - 40 hours per semester
  • Attendace - 6 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Somatology acquaints students with the structure and function of human body and is one of the core disciplines of special pedagogy.
The student after successful completion of the course receives the information necessary for follow-up study of human physiology and other biological and medical disciplines.
Knowledge of human biology on the level of grammar curriculum.

Assessment methods and criteria
Successful graduation of a test.
Recommended literature
  • Dylevský, I. Trojan, S. (1990). Somatologie I., II.. Praha: Avicenum.
  • Klementa, J. (1981). Somatologie a antropologie. Praha: SPN.
  • Kopecký, M., Kikalová, K., Bezděková, M., Hřivnová, M., Majerová, J. (2010). Somatologie. Olomouc.

Study plans that include the course
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