EMBRYOLOGY, COMPARATIVE ANATOMY AND LABORATORY

EMBRYOLOGY, COMPARATIVE ANATOMY AND LABORATORY

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Code
65523
ACADEMIC YEAR
2017/2018
CREDITS
9 credits during the 1st year of 8762 Biological Sciences (L-13) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
BIO/06
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Biological Sciences)
semester
2° Semester
Prerequisites

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

First part of the course aims to provide students with elements of descriptive Embriology, from the single cell (zygote) to a multicellular organism. Then, the course aims to provide students with the knowledge of anatomical structures of vertebrates, describing similarities, differences, and highlighting evolutionary and functional aspects. With the practical activity in the laboratory part, students will learn the bases to investigate vertebrate anatomy.

Teaching methods

taught class, aulaweb

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Evolution of vertebrates. First stages of development. Elements of biomechanics. Integument. Skeletal system. Muscular system. Circulatory system. Respiratory system. Digestive system. Urinary system. Reproductive system. Endocrine system. Immune system. Nervous system. Sense organs.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Stingo - Anatomia Comparata  edizioni Edi-Ermes

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Office hours for students: appointment

Exam Board

SARA FERRANDO (President)

ALBERTA MANDICH

LORENZO GALLUS

SIMONA CANDIANI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

taught class, aulaweb

ORARI

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EMBRYOLOGY, COMPARATIVE ANATOMY AND LABORATORY

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral exam

Assessment methods

Written test for laboratory activities

FURTHER INFORMATION

It is necessary to attend to, at least, 75% of the laboratory activities.