Human Health and Disease

This module builds on the 2nd year module 'Human structure and function', and discusses advanced concepts in anatomy and physiology. 


  • BSc Biological Sciences, BSc Human Biology


Year Three

20 Credits

This is a challenging module using a selection of common disease states to illustrate some advanced aspects of anatomy and physiology. Additionally, students will be exposed to concepts relevant to clinical practice and also introduced to ethical principles that are applied in research and clinical settings.


Lectures, seminars, laboratory practicals, clinical skills practicals


Exam (65%), Coursework (35%)