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Module code:ANAT2052(Add to my personalised list)
Title:Human Anatomy and Embryology (B: Head and Limbs)
Credit value:.5
Division:Division of Biosciences
Module organiser:Professor Susan Evans
Organiser's location:Anatomy Building
Available for students in Year(s):2,3,
Module prerequisites:The module is open to any interested student but would not be appropriate for IBSc medical students as it covers the same topics as BMS year 2. It helps if you have taken the first year ANAT1003 but this is not essential provided you are willing to put in a little extra work/reading. Students without any Life Sciences background should contact the module organizer in advance. Year 4 students interested in taking the course should contact the course organiser  
Module outline:ANAT2050 comprises ANAT2051 Thorax, Abdomen and Pelvis (Part A)and ANAT2052 Head and Limbs (Part B). While it is expected that most students will take the full unit course it will be possible to take either Part A or Part B alone (each part is a half unit course). Part A is Term 1 of the full unit course and Part B Term 2. It is aimed at Year 2 students but is also open to year 3.  
Module aims:See ANAT2050 entry for further details. 
Module objectives:See ANAT2050 entry. 
Key skills provided by module: 
Module timetable: 
Module assessment:End of term quiz 30.00%.
Unseen two-hour written examination 70.00%. 
Notes:Readings: Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: an evolutionary perspective by KL Liem et al. Publisher: Brooks Cole. ISBN 30223695 From DNA to Diversity: molecular genetics and the evolution of animal design by SB Carroll et al. Publisher: Blackwells. ISBN: 053204511-6 Major Events in Early Vertebrate Evolution by PE Ahlberg (Editor). Publisher: Systematics Association. ISBN: 0415233704 (primarily for part B) The module runs in Term 2, Block B (plus a couple of events in Block H). See the common online timetable (above). 
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