School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Biomedical Physiology II - Cardiovascular and Respiratory

Module code: BMD221

Credits: 15.0
Semester: SEM1
Timetable:

    Lecture
  • Semester 1: Monday 10 am - 11 am
  • Semester 1: Monday 11 am - 12 pm
    Workshop
  • Semester 1: Weeks 12: Tuesday 2 pm - 4 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 12: Thursday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 12: Thursday 1 pm - 3 pm
    Lab
  • Semester 1: Weeks 10: Tuesday 2 pm - 5 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 6: Friday 2 pm - 5 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 6, 9: Thursday 2 pm - 5 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 3, 7, 10: Monday 2 pm - 5 pm

Contact: Dr Rachel O'Callaghan
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: None

This module is for students who enter under the B990 programme only. Prerequisites: Human Anatomy (SBC102), The Human Cell (SBC100). This module provides an introduction to the human cardiovascular and respiratory systems. Topics covered will include: structure, function and regulation of cardiovascular activity and respiration. It will include descriptions of some of the major diseases, conditions, abnormalities anddysfunctions of the human cardiovascular and respiratory systems and problems associated with aerospace travel and diving.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 75.0% Examination, 25.0% Coursework
Level: 5