Short Title:Human Anatomy
Full Title:Principles of Human Anatomy
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:ANAT H1001
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Combined Life Science
Module Delivered in 7 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Author:JOHN BEHAN
Module Description:The principle aims of this module are to develop the student’s knowledge of Human Anatomy and the functioning of the musculoskeletal system; to examine the structure and function of the principle human anatomical joints and organs.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Explain the level of structural organization in the human body.
LO2 Outline the structure and function of the musculo-skeletal system
LO3 Describe the relationship between specific anatomical structure and respective contribution to systemic function
LO4 Acquire practical skills in anatomy
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment 10% CA assessments 1,2 20.00 Week 20
Practical/Skills Evaluation Laboratory sessions in anatomy 2,4 30.00 Ongoing
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4 50.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Lectures and labs 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Learning Independent Learning 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture lectures and laboratories 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning Independent Learning 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 4.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Gerard J. Tortora 2017, Principles of Anatomy and Physiology Set 15e Global Edition, Wiley [ISBN: 9781119400066]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Eldra Pearl Solomon 2015, Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology, 4th Ed., Elsevier Health Sciences [ISBN: 9780323239257]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • app: Biodigital.com 2017, Biodigital Human Mobile 2.5, Biodigital Inc., New York
 

Module Delivered in

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TA_SASTR_D Bachelor of Science in Decontamination Management - Ab Initio 2 Mandatory
TA_SASCH_D Bachelor of Science in Sports Science and Health 2 Mandatory
TA_SPSDS_D Bachelor of Science in Sports Studies 2 Mandatory
TA_SSTSR_C Higher Certificate in Science - Medical Device Decontamination 2 Mandatory