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School of Medicine
Course unit
MEM0020923, A.A. 2014/15

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2013/14

Information on the course unit
Degree course 6 years single cycle degree in
ME1730, Degree course structure A.Y. 2012/13, A.Y. 2014/15
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 12.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination PHYSIOLOGY
Department of reference Department of Neurosciences
Mandatory attendance
Language of instruction Italian
Single Course unit The Course unit CANNOT be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit is available ONLY for students enrolled in SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY (Ord. 2012)

Teacher in charge CARLA MUCIGNAT BIO/09

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Basic courses BIO/09 Physiology 12.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Group didactic activities 0.0 10 0.0 No turn
Lecture 12.0 84 216.0 No turn

Start of activities 01/10/2014
End of activities 24/01/2015
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2017 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
7 FISIOLOGIA 01/10/2019 30/09/2020 MUCIGNAT CARLA (Presidente)
GALLO CLAUDIO (Membro Effettivo)
6 FISIOLOGIA 01/10/2018 30/09/2019 MUCIGNAT CARLA (Presidente)
GALLO CLAUDIO (Membro Effettivo)

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of Physics, Biophysics, Biochemistry and Anatomy.
Target skills and knowledge: The goal is to make the student able to understand the basic functionning mechanisms of the human body in physiologic conditions, and of the homeostatic mechanisms that allow regulation and adaptation of organ activity to the environmental requirements.
Examination methods: Oral assessment.
Assessment criteria: Students should demonstrate to know the basic physiological mechanisms and to understand their relationships.
Course unit contents: General Physiology
Physiology of oral cavity
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Traditional lectures.
Practical exercises in the classroom and at the Hospital.
Additional notes about suggested reading: It is necessary to refer to a textbooks, besides lesson shorthands.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Monticelli, “Fisiologia”. --: CEA, --. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Manzoni-Scarnati, Fisiologia orale e dell'apparato stomatognatico. --: edi-ermes, --.
  • Ganong, “Fisiologia Medica”. --: Piccin, --. Cerca nel catalogo