Course: Somatology I

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Course title Somatology I
Course code KBI/SOMU1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 1
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Hrušková Martina, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Lectures 1. Introduction. The Tissues. 2. The Connective Tissues. The Osseous Tissue. 3. The Arthrology. The Joints. The Diarthrosis. 4. The Vertebae Column. The Thorax. 5. The Myology. The Muscle Tissue. The Tonic and Phasis Muscles. 6. The Muscles of Torso (chest, neck). 7. The Muscles of Torso (back). 8.-9. The Digestive System. 10. The Respiratory System. 11.-12. The Cardiovascular System. The Lymphatic System. 13. The Urinary System. 14. The Organ Systems - summary. Seminars 1.-2. Introduction. The Structure of Human Body. The Body Planes and Directions. The Axial Skeleton. The Vertebrae Column. The Thorax. The Posture Dysfunctions. The Prevention. 3. The Anthropometry. The Secular Trend. 4. The Muscular System. The Muscles of Head, Neck and Torso. 5. The Clavicle. The Scapula. The Bones and Joints of Upper Limb. 6. The Muscular System. The Muscles of Upper Limb. 7. -8. The Nutrition (in connection with the lecture). The Prevention of Lifestyle Diseases. The BMI and Body Composition. 9. The Pelvis. The Bones and Joints of Lower Limb. The Arches of Foot. The Footprint Test. 10. The Muscular System. The Muscles of Lower Limb. 11.-12. The Skull. The Cranial and Facial Bones. The Craniometry. 13.-14. Summary.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Monitoring, Demonstration, Projection
Learning outcomes
The course is focused on the functional anatomy of the organ systems.
The knowledge of prevention of disease pathogenesis including basic additional cure.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination, Student performance assessment, Didactic test

Knowledge of the functional anatomy of the organ systems.
Recommended literature
  • Čihák, R.:. Anatomie I. Praha, Avicenum, 1987.
  • Dylevský, I., Druga, R., Mrázková, O.:. Funkční anatomie člověka.. Praha, Avicenum, 2000.
  • Dylevský, I.:. Somatologie. Olomouc, Epava, 2000.
  • Fleischmann, J., Linc, R.:. Anatomie člověka. I. a II. díl. Praha, SPN, 1964.
  • Klementa, J. a kol.:. Somatologie a antropologie. Praha, SPN, 1981.
  • Machová, J.:. Biologie člověka pro učitele.. Praha, Karolinum, 2002.
  • NETTER, F. H.:. Anatomický atlas člověka. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2003.

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): Introductory teacher training course in health education (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter