Anatomy and Physiology
Distance Learning Course of 14 Lessons
This Anatomy and Physiology course has been designed for use in the complementary health therapies. The acquisition of knowledge of human anatomy and physiology is essential in these therapies. In this course the student will develop comprehension of the structure and function of the human body, of the inter-relation of the body systems within the human organism and develop an understanding of the principles of human anatomy and physiology.
Tuition & Fees
Definition of Anatomy and Physiology
Characteristics and maintenance of life
Organisation of the human body
Cells, tissues and cellular metabolism
Skin and integumentary systems
Support and movement of the human body
– Skeletal system
– Muscular system
Understanding of the basic pathological disease process
Integration and Co-ordination
– Nervous system
– Endocrine system
– Special and somatic senses
Processing and transporting systems
– Digestive system
– Respiratory system
– Cardiovascular system
– Lymphatic system
On completion of this course, you will receive two qualifications:
Qualification 1: Anatomy & Physiology Diploma
Anatomy & Physiology Diploma issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, entitling you to use the letters SAC Dip after your name.
Qualification 2: Anatomy & Physiology Certificate of Completion
Anatomy & Physiology Certificate of Completion issued by eLearn Canada College.
With this course you will have unlimited access to your own personal tutor who specialises in their field of study. It is your personal tutor’s role to ensure that you receive constructive feedback and to deal with any queries you may have. You are more than welcome to telephone, fax or email your personal tutor.
You will also have access to a dedicated and friendly team of administrators and course advisors who offer sound and professional guidance and advice when you need it. This ensures that you will never feel neglected and that you will always succeed!
After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.
This course is an online course. With online study you have access to your entire course from the start of your studies. You can access your course materials, and submit all of your question papers to your personal tutor, online from anywhere in the World using your unique student account.
This is only an approximate figure and is dependent upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor. You should allow at least 1 – 2 hours of study to complete each question paper. The approximate amount of time required to complete the course is: 168 hrs.
There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrollment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.
On completion of this course you will be eligible to join the following Professional Associations(s):
Federation Of Holistic Therapists
The F.H.T sets industry standards thereby ensuring best practice for Therapists and their clients.
Today’s clients expect Therapists to be professional. When they visit you, they want to be advised and treated by a fully trained and qualified therapist. Full Membership of The Federation of Holistic Therapists shows them that you are a true Professional.
Guild Of Professional Beauty Therapists
Today’s beauty salon clients expect the best. When they visit your salon, they want to be advised and treated by fully trained and qualified therapists. Membership of The Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists shows them that you are a true Beauty Professional.