Fundamentals of Anatomy

UNSW Sydney

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Fundamentals of Anatomy

  • Host University

    UNSW Sydney

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Biology, Genetics, Health Science, Human Biology, Physiology, Pre-Medicine

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

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

    This course provides an introduction to the fundamental principles of human structure. It includes an introduction to the histology of basic tissues and an overview of the anatomy of the major body systems. There is a strong emphasis on the correlation of structure with function throughout the whole course. This course is designed for students who do not plan to major in Anatomy. Students who achieve a credit level pass or better can use this course as a prerequisite for ANAT3121 Visceral Anatomy, ANAT3131 Functional Anatomy 1, ANAT3141 Functional Anatomy 2 and ANAT3411 Neuroanatomy.
    You may not enrol in this course if you have already completed ANAT2241.

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.


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