[ 254MEGRTEFV21 ] VL Terminology, Development and functional anatomy of the organ systems

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year (*)Medical Engineering Werner Baumgartner 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Medical Engineering 2021W
Objectives A basic understanding of medical terminology is acquired. The students understand the essential principles and processes of phylogenetic development and individual development and from this essential aspects of organ development. The structure and basic function of the most important organ systems are mastered.
Subject The following contents are taught theoretically and with the help of preparations and examples:

  • Basics of medical terminology
  • Principles of evolution and phylogenetic development
  • Introduction to embryonic development
  • Basics of the functional anatomy of
    • Respiratory tract
    • Cardiovascular system
    • Gastrointestinal tract
    • Nervous system
    • Urogenital tract
Criteria for evaluation Writen or oral examination
Language German
Study material Lecture notes
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment