Human Physiology

School of Sport & Exercise Sciences

College of Life and Environmental Sciences


Code 20422

Level of study First Year

Credit value 20

Semester 1 & 2

Module description

An introductory course of lectures in human physiology covering the functions of the nervous, cardiovascular and respiratory systems, the kidney, fluid balance and thermoregulation. Aims: To provide a course of study in human physiology, and prepare students for advanced study in exercise physiology and specific systems in subsequent years.

Teaching and learning methods