Anatomy & Physiology

Rossan College


Course Name Anatomy & Physiology
Course Provider Rossan College
Course Code 5N0749
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Component Award (Level 5 NFQ) Minor QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
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Duration Wednesday, 7pm – 10pm.
Course Fee €375
Entry Requirements • QQI Level 4, Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied
• Recognised qualifications of approved overseas institutions
• Mature students with relevant work or life experience
• English language proficiency if appropriate.
Course Content • The module is designed to equip learners with knowledge of the structure and function of the human body and an understanding of the interrelationship between the systems of the body.

• Anatomy and Physiology is a mandatory module for the Nursing Studies Award and may also be included as an elective vocational module on a range of awards including the Certificate in Healthcare Support.
Subjects Taught Learning outcomes are divided into 9 parts:
1.Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
2.The Skeletal and Muscular Systems
3.The Circulatory and Lymphatic Systems
4.The Digestive System
5.The Respiratory System
6.The Nervous and Endocrine Systems
7.The Reproductive System
8.The Urinary System
9.The Skin
Assessment Method • Examination (Theory Based) 40%
• Assignments (2) 60%: Candidates will carry out investigations into two topics drawn from the 9 units of the module.
Further Enquiries Tel: 074 912 7100
Fax: 074 912 8888
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