BI2024 - Human Anatomy and Physiology


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 5 hours

Course content

This course will give an introduction to human anatomy and physiology by focusing on organ structure, function(s) and regulatory principles. The main subjects will cover; respiration, circulation, metabolism, endocrinology, neurology, senses, digestion, osmoregulation and excretion.

Learning outcome

On completion of the course the students should have good knowledge of general principles within human organ anatomy, physiology and regulatory mechanisms.

Upon finishing the course the student should be able to perform dissection of selected (animal) organs, design and carry out experiments measuring; metabolism (respiration and heart rate), osmoregulation and digestion.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures: 50 hours.
Laboratory course: 30 hours, mandatory.

Compulsory assignments

  • Lab course

Further on evaluation

For the Academic year 2017/2018 §28 of the Supplementary regulations of the Study regulations, dated 2015.08.01, apply for re-sit examinations for final oral and written examinations in science subjects.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Human Anatomy and Physiology; E.N. Marieb & K Hoehn, 10th ed, 2016

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
BI2020 7.5 2015-09-01


Detailed timetable


Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Statuskode Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 2017-11-29 09:00 DI41
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.
If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.