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What you will learn

  • Learn the basic structure and function of the cardiovascular system

  • Learn the basic structure and function of the respiratory system

  • Learn the basic structure and function of the urinary system

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Course 2 of 4 in the
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Beginner Level
Approx. 17 hours to complete
Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week 1

3 hours to complete

Cardiovascular Anatomy I

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 79 min), 4 readings, 9 quizzes
8 videos
Formed Elements12m
Erythrocyte Structure, Function, and Pathologies17m
Leukocyte Structure, Function, and Pathologies9m
Lymphatic Components13m
Lymph Node Groups and Routes14m
4 readings
Welcome Announcement2m
Course Syllabus10m
Help Us Learn More About You!10m
9 practice exercises
Introduction to the Cardiovascular System6m
Formed Elements4m
Erythrocyte Structure, Function, and Pathologies6m
Leukocyte Structure, Function, and Pathologies6m
Lymphatic Components6m
Labelling Quiz - Lymphatic Components4m
Labelling Quiz - Lymph Node Groups and Routes20m

Week 2

8 hours to complete

Cardiovascular Anatomy II

8 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 131 min)
12 videos
Heart Features12m
Heart Function15m
Heart Vasculature13m
Cardiac Veins3m
Demonstration - Heart Structures and Vasculature6m
Aorta Branches21m
Arterial Pathways II14m
Demonstration - Blood Pressure4m
Demonstration - Cardiac Auscultation6m
11 practice exercises
Labelling Quiz - Heart Layers6m
Heart Features6m
Labelling Quiz - Heart Features40m
Heart Function6m
Labelling Quiz - Heart Vasculature46m
Labelling Quiz - Cardiac Veins14m
Labelling Quiz - Aorta Branches1h 4m
Labelling Quiz - Arterial Pathways II58m
Labelling Quiz - Veins56m

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Respiratory Anatomy

4 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 66 min)
9 videos
Nasal Cavity7m
Bronchial Tree and Alveoli11m
Gross Features of Lungs2m
Demonstration - Lung Features2m
Pleurae and Muscles of Respiration7m
Demonstration: Lung Auscultation7m
11 practice exercises
Respiratory Functions2m
Labelling Quiz - Respiratory Anatomy Overview6m
Labelling Quiz Nasal Cavity38m
Labelling Quiz - Pharynx46m
Labelling Quiz - Laryngeal Cartilages38m
Bronchial Tree4m
Labelling Quiz - Bronchial Tree14m
Labelling Quiz - Gross Features of Lungs12m
Pleurae and Muscles of Respiration4m

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Urinary Anatomy

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 54 min), 1 reading, 7 quizzes
8 videos
Urinary Anatomy1m
Demonstration - Kidney Features6m
Renal Vasculature9m
Bladder and Urethra6m
1 reading
Course Feedback10m
7 practice exercises
Labelling Quiz Urinary Anatomy6m
Labelling Quiz: Gross Structure of the Kidney26m
Labelling Quiz - Renal Vasculature26m
Labelling Quiz - Bladder and Urethra20m



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About the Anatomy Specialization

In this Specialization you will explore human anatomy using a systems approach, and a vast library of multimedia materials, so you may understand the features of different organ systems in relation to the human body’s form and function. This Specialization covers the following organ systems: Integumentary System Musculoskeletal System Cardiovascular System Respiratory System Urinary System Nervous System Gastrointestinal System Reproductive System Endocrine System This Specialization takes advantage of a highly visual multimedia library of accurate anatomical models and materials to help you better understand the topics....

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