Anatomy and Physiology Module One

4 students

College of Unani Tibb and Alternative Medicine

Anatomy & Physiology – MODULE ONE


Learning outcomes for this module

On completion of this module you will be able to:

  • Explain the structure of cells and how different tissue makes up the body systems.
  • Describe and explain the functions of the digestive system.
  • Identify the parts of the digestive system – mouth, teeth, tongue, oesophagus, stomach, small and large intestine, digestive juices.
  • Discuss the ancillary organs of the digestive system – the gall bladder, liver, pancreas and its secretions.
  • Understand the different types of enzymes used and created by the body.
  • Explain the structure of the urinary system

Reading list and Bibliography

We acknowledge the following publications for illustrations used throughout the course notes:

  • Ross & Wilson Anatomy and Physiology – In Health and Illness
  • Anatomica – The Complete Home Medical Reference
  • Memmler & Wood – Structure & Function of the Human Body
  • Black’s – Medical Dictionary
  • Kasner & Tindall Baillières – Nurses Dictionary

We recommend you refer to the course notes in conjunction with at least:

  • A & P reference book such as ‘Structure and Function of the Body’ by Thibodeau & Patton
  • Black’s Medical Dictionary


You will also find the internet a valuable source of information for Anatomy & Physiology as well as Pathology. There are many books on the market; look around and find those that you feel comfortable with. Don’t get books that are too technical or you will become swamped with information.



£ 40.00