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Introductory Human Biology in English

Welcome to our course on Introductory Human Biology in English. The purpose of this course is to introduce the basic vocabulary of human biology to students entering programmes in biomedicine and health. For registered students, the lessons are linked to self-assessments (quizzes) and your teacher will provide you with information on how to access these. Each lesson contains and English - French and English - Japanese lexicon to help students for whom English is a second language.

1. Introductory Anatomical Terms
2. Cells, Tissues and Organs
3. Cranial and Facial Bones
4. The Spinal Column
5. The Pectoral Girdle and Upper Limb
6. The Pelvic Girdle and Lower Limb
7. Synovial Joints
8. Joint Motions
9. Muscle Structure and Function
10. Cranial and Spinal Muscles
11. Muscles of the Upper Limb
12. Muscles of the Lower Limb
13. The Heart and Great Vessels
14. The Cardiac Cycle
15. The Major Arteries
16. The Major Veins
17. The Lymphatic System
18. The Respiratory System