Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences


MEDSCI 205 - The Physiology of Human Organ Systems

15 Points

Semester 1
Grafton

Description


An integrative approach is used to study fundamental physiological processes which enable the body to overcome the challenge of life. Drawing on examples of normal and abnormal function, the course examines the interaction of vital physiological processes, from cellular control mechanisms to multiple organ systems. Topics include: control of fluid and electrolytes, cardiovascular control, energy use, and the delivery of oxygen and metabolites.

Requisites


Prerequisite: BIOSCI 107, MEDSCI 142
Restriction: PHARMACY 205

Course Director


Course Coordinator