Online Anatomy and Physiology Training Program

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Program Overview

ICS Canada’s online Anatomy and Physiology Certificate Program will cover major body systems, helping you learn information that is important for many health careers. If you’re considering furthering your education in the health field, this program can help you prepare for some of the most challenging portions of many anatomy and physiology diploma or degree programs. This program can also help you if you’re a medical professional seeking to reinforce the skills you need to analyze and interpret medical reports related to body systems. And if you’re an allied health professional preparing for licensure and certification exams, you’ll find this certificate can be a good refresher program.

The Anatomy and Physiology Certificate Program introduces and teaches the structure and functions of the human body, including anatomy and its various branches, chemical organization, cells, tissues, organs, and body systems. You will also learn about special topics like pregnancy and human development. And you can complete the program in just six months!

Curriculum Details

Program Goal and Outcomes

Program Goal

The goal of the Anatomy and Physiology Certificate program is to provide students with the knowledge of the major body systems necessary in many health careers, which can aid a medical professional seeking to reinforce the skills you need to analyze and interpret medical reports or an allied health professional preparing for licensure and certification exams.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the structure and functions of the human body, including anatomy and its various branches, chemical organization, cells, tissues, organs, and various body systems, as well as special topics like pregnancy and human development
  • Recognize the importance of maintaining homeostasis in the body
  • Discuss the processes involved with the senses of taste, smell, and touch
  • Identify common disorders and dysfunctions that may occur within the various organ systems

Courses

SCI 135: Anatomy and Physiology Part 1
  • Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology 1
  • Chemistry of Living Things
  • Cells
  • Tissues
  • Organs
  • The Integumentary System
  • The Skeletal System
  • Bone Growth, Injury, and Healing
  • The Muscular System
  • Muscle Stimulus, Exercise, and Disorders
  • The Central Nervous System
  • The Peripheral and Autonomic Nervous System
  • The Sensor System
  • The Endocrine System
  • The Hematic (Blood) System
SCI 136: Anatomy and Physiology Part 2
  • Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology 2
  • The Heart as Part of the Cardiovascular System
  • Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems
  • The Immune System
  • Respiration and Its Components
  • Digestion and Reabsorption
  • Metabolism
  • Body Temperature
  • Urine Formation
  • Kidney Metabolism and Sexual Reproduction
  • Pregnancy and Birth
  • Physiology
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Pathopsychology and Its Types
  • Genomics in Detail
Additional Material

Textbook: Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professions: An Interactive Journey


Computer Specifications
As you know this is an online academic program. This means you will need high-speed internet access to begin your program. In addition, you will need access to a Microsoft® Windows® based computer running Windows 7® or later or an Apple® Mac® computer running OS X® or later, and an email account to participate in and complete your program.

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Sample Lesson

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Anatomy and Physiology School Details

In the ICS Canada Anatomy and Physiology Certificate Training Program you’ll learn to:

  • Identify basic anatomical structures and describe physiological functions
  • Understand the major organ systems and their similarities
  • Explain the process and mechanics of homeostasis
Online human anatomy and physiology course

You can improve your anatomy and physiology knowledge for your current job or in preparation for a health-care certification exam. Here are a few qualities that effective medical professionals have in common:

  • Organized: Keep confidential health forms and patient information in the right places.
  • Honest: Insurance companies, doctors, and patients trust you.
  • Dependable: Patients and doctors rely on you to be organized and on time.
  • Detail oriented: It’s important to have a sharp eye and check things twice.
  • Compassionate: You care about the health and well-being of others.

"I chose to further my education and accounting knowledge with ICS Canada while working as an accounting clerk, which allowed me to move up within the company at which I am currently working. Studying with ICS Canada was a great experience, and the instructors were very helpful when it came to resolving any issues I had while studying."

- Sean S., ICS Canada graduate

"I have taken three diploma courses with ICS Canada. It has been very rewarding and challenging. I love to increase my knowledge level and share experiences. ICS Canada is great. Enrol! The contact with them is always very pleasant. You feel like a part of the ICS team."

- Connie K., ICS Canada graduate

Your program includes:

  • Customized payment plans with 0% interest
  • Books and learning aids
  • Study Planner App to customize your study plans and keep track of your progress
  • Instructional support from our experienced faculty
  • Your personalized online student homepage and learning portal
  • Exclusive access to ICS Canada’s Student and Alumni Facebook Group
  • Additional resources such as our online library and career guidance from Career Cruising

Does ICS Canada offer career services to its students?

Yes, students have access to career services through Career Cruising as soon as they are enrolled with ICS Canada. Career Cruising offers students with tips on setting up a career portfolio, learning assessments to find the right job fit, and employment guides with interview do’s and don’ts, resume writing tips and more.

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