cod. 12375

Academic year 2020/21
1° year of course - First semester
- Maria Luisa ARCARI
Academic discipline
Anatomia umana (BIO/16)
Type of training activity
42 hours
of face-to-face activities
6 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit

Learning objectives

The course aims to provide students with fundamental knowledge of the
anatomy of organs and systems, addressed to the application of physical
activities and sports

Knowledge and understanding.
The student must know the basics of human anatomy

Applying knowledge and understanding.
The anatomical knowledge should be applied to human motion

Making Judgement.
At the end of the course the student will be able to follow a simple
reasonement of kinetic anatomy

Communication skills.
The student will use the correct technical language

Ability to learn.
The student will be able to read and understand a specific text


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Course unit content

Organization of human body: terminology and body plans. Concept of organ, apparatus and system.Circulatory,respiratory, digestive,urinary, reproductive (male and female), endocrine systems. General central and peripheral nervous system.

Full programme

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Anatomia umana (F.H. Martini) Ed. Edises

Teaching methods

The course will be held through lectures to Students either in the classroom (“in presenza”) or in synchronous-streaming (“in telepresenza”) on the Teams platform. Therefore, the opportunity of Student/Teacher interaction will be preserved both face to face and remotely, by the simultaneous use of the Teams platform.
Lectures will be supported by slide presentations, which will be available to students on the Elly platform (

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination, multiple choice test.
In case of the persistence of the health emergency, the exams will be conducted remotely, as follows:
structured written test conducted remotely (by Teams and Elly). The test consists of 30 multiple choice questions on the course contents (reference texts + documents uploaded to Elly during the course). There is no penalty for incorrect answers.
The final mark, reported directly on Esse3, will correspond to the arithmetic average of the assessments obtained in the written test.
Students with SLD / BSE must first contact Le Eli-che: support for students with disabilities, D.S.A., B.E.S. (

Other information

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