Course: Somatology I

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Course title Somatology I
Course code KBI/SOMK1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 1
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Hrušková Martina, RNDr. Ph.D.
  • Rokos Lukáš, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Introduction. The Connective Tissues - types, functions. 2. The Skeletal System - anatomy, functional characteristics, growth and development of bones, traumas. 3. The Muscular System - anatomy, types and functions of muscle tissues, nutrition and innervation, diseases. 4. The Cardiovascular System - anatomy of the heart, circulatory system, veins and artheries, blood cells, blood group systems. The Lymphatic System. 5. The Respiratory System - anatomy, functional characteristics. 6. The Digestive System - anatomy, functional characteristics, development. 7. The Urinary System - anatomy, functional characteristics. 8. Diseases of the Organ Systems.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
The subject will be focused on getting basic knowledge about physique and function of human body, which is needed for understanding civilian and mental influences of external environment on human organism. Hearers should apply the gained knowledge in understanding and then prevention of influences of working, sporting and a also psychical load on human organism.
The knowledge of genetics and metabolism principles of a human body working (separate systems or a human body as a whole). The understanding of principles of the demage of a cell and falling ill. The knowledge of prevention of disease pathogenesis.
Prerequisites
The knowledge of anatomy and physiology and systems of a human body. To know topographic anatomy of a man. The knowledge of basic illnesses and disaeses and basic additional cure.

Assessment methods and criteria
Interview, Seminar work

80% attendance in lectures and seminars, small tests, activity at seminars, big test, and interview - for students that didn't come up to above - mentioned.
Recommended literature
  • DYLEVSKÝ, I., TROJAN,S. Somatologie I,II - Učebnice pro SZŠ. Praha: Avicenum, 1990.
  • CHROBÁK, L. a kol. Propedautika vnitřního lékařství. Praha: Grada, 2003. ISBN 880-247- 0609-1.
  • Klementa, J. a kol.:. Somatologie a antropologie. Praha, SPN, 1981.
  • Linc, R., Fleischmann, P. Anatomie I., II. Praha: SPN 1998.
  • Platzer, W. Atlas topografické anatomie. Praha: Grada, 1996. ISBN 978-80-7169-214-0.
  • Vokurka, M. Praktický slovník medicíny. 5. vyd. Praha: Maxdorf, 1998.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Health Education (4) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Health Education (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Health Education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter