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Anatomy and Physiology Diploma Course

16 Modules

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  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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Cross sections of the anatomy of a human male

What Will You Learn?

With so many incredible modern day advancements making our lives easier, there is something we frequently take for granted, something that is not new or technologically perfected, something simple yet complex and which we use every day without thought, our bodies. The Anatomy & Physiology Diploma Course takes you on a journey through the incredible mass of cells that is your body. From head to toe and everything in-between, you’ll discover the structures, functions, and pathologies of the various systems and organs of the body and how they work independently and as a coherent whole.

The course begins by looking at the structural organisation of the whole body and the hierarchy of our body, from organism to atom, and how it maintains homoeostasis, and therefore correct body function, through regulation of metabolism. You’ll learn about the building...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1 – Structural Organisation in the Body
  • Introduction
  • Part 1: From the Smallest to the Largest
  • Part 2: The Cell
  • Part 3: Life Cycle of the Cell
  • Part 4: Tissues
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2 – Skin, Hair & Nails
  • Part 1: Functions of the Skin
  • Part 2: Layers of the Skin
  • Part 3: Hair Follicles/Sebaceous Glands
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3 – The Skeletal System
  • Part 1: Functions of the Skeleton
  • Part 2: Types of Bones
  • Part 3: Intramembranous Ossification
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4 – Divisions of the Skeletal System
  • Part 1: The Axial Skeleton
  • Part 2: Lateral View of Skull
  • Part 3: Joints
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5 – The Muscular System
  • Part 1: The Skeletal Muscle
  • Part 2: Lever Systems
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6 – The Digestive System
  • Part 1: Major Organs
  • Part 2: The Stomach
  • Part 3: The Large Intestine
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7 – The Respiratory System
  • Part 1: Components and subdivisions of the respiratory system
  • Part 2: Breathing and breathing mechanisms
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8 – The Cardiovascular System
  • Part 1: Heart Chambers
  • Part 2: Heart Structures
  • Part 3: Arteries and Veins
  • Part 4: The ECG
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9 – The Blood
  • Part 1: Red Blood Cells
  • Part 2: WBC Count
  • Module 9 Assessment
Module 10 – The Lymphatic System
  • Part 1: The Lymphatic System
  • Part 2: Lymphatic System Organs
  • Module 10 Assessment
Module 11 – The Endocrine System
  • Part 1: Types of Hormones
  • Part 2: Overview of Hormones
  • Part 3: Hormone Details
  • Module 11 Assessment
Module 12 – The Reproductive System
  • Part 1: The Male and Female Reproductive Systems
  • Part 2: Sperm Cells
  • Part 3: Testosterone
  • Part 4: Fertilisation
  • Module 12 Assessment
Module 13 – The Urinary System
  • Part 1: The Kidneys
  • Part 2: Urinary Physiology
  • Part 3: Urine Formation
  • Module 13 Assessment
Module 14 – The Nervous System
  • Part 1: The Brain
  • Part 2: The Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nervous System
  • Part 3: Cells of the Nervous System
  • Part 4: How Neurons Work
  • Part 5: Reflexes
  • Module 14 Assessment
Module 15 – The Sensory System
  • Part 1: Somatic Sensory System
  • Part 2: Vision
  • Part 3: The Ear
  • Module 15 Assessment
Module 16 - Conclusion ()
  • Conclusion
  • Final Assessment
Cross sections of the anatomy of a human male

Who Would Benefit from This Course?

An incredibly comprehensive study of the human body, the Anatomy & Physiology Diploma Course can be used by those going into higher education in the fields of medicine and biology. Similarly, practitioners of complementary and alternative therapies, treatments, and medicines will be able to improve their techniques by increasing their knowledge through studying this course.

If you have ever wondered how this tool that you use every day of your life actually functions, this course has the answers. With an overview of each system of the body, in-depth breakdowns of the structures and functions of their component parts, and pathologies of each, you will understand how the body works and the problems that can occur within it.

Accreditations

The Anatomy & Physiology Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is registered with the CMA (Complementary Medical Association), which is internationally recognised as the elite force in professional, ethical complementary medicine by professional practitioners, doctors and, increasingly, by the general public. Upon completion of the course you can gain membership to the CMA, which in addition to supplying a professional accreditation, offers a number of benefits, all of which can be found here.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £15).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.

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