Introduction to Anatomy

Macquarie University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Anatomy

  • Host University

    Macquarie University

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Exercise Biology, Human Biology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This is an introductory unit which presents the basic concepts of anatomical sciences: gross anatomy, histology and embryology. All systems of the human body are introduced and described at the microscopic and macroscopic levels. The unit also focuses on clinical anatomy and surface anatomy. Anatomical models and medical imagery (MRI, X-ray films, CT-scans) are used in the practical sessions and tutorials.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.