Course syllabus

Människans fysiologi
Human Physiology

TEK015, 7,5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2016/17
Decided by: Education Board C
Date of Decision: 2016-04-08

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Compulsory for: BME2, N2
Elective for: B4, K4
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

understand and be able to explain

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

know and be acquainted with


The human body is studied from a functional point of view. General principles for the organisation and function of organs and tissues are dealt with as well as general physiological control mechanisms.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Written examination. Teaching consists of lectures, supervised group exercises, and laboratory practices. Laboratory practices and the associated teaching are compulsory.


Required prior knowledge: KOKA30 General, Inorganic and Organic Chemistry and (TEK295 Biology of the Cell or KMB060 Microbiology or KBKA05 Technical Biology).
The number of participants is limited to: 100
Selection: Students enrolled in the Biomedical Engineering Programme or Engineering Nanoscience Programme are guaranteed admission. Other students: Credits awarded or credited within the study programme.

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Per Fredrik Johansson,
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