Laboratory (2018/2019)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S001196
Credits
9
Coordinator
Giancarlo Tassinari
Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
LABORATORIO 1 BIO/09-PHYSIOLOGY See the unit page See the unit page
DIDATTICA DELLA BIOLOGIA 4 BIO/09-PHYSIOLOGY Sem. 2A Giancarlo Tassinari
FONDAMENTI DI BIOLOGIA 4 BIO/05-ZOOLOGY Sem. 2A Flavia Guzzo

Syllabus

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MM: LABORATORIO
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------------------------ MM: ------------------------ Monocular and binocular vision, ocular dominance, saccadic suppression, mydriasis and myosis, blind spot, visual field, optical illusions. ------------------------ MM: ------------------------ ------------------------ MM: ------------------------
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MM: DIDATTICA DELLA BIOLOGIA
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- How substances move in the organism - "Animal electricity": cellular potentials and communication - How the muscle contracts and reflex movements - Brain and central control of movement - Sensitivity: body sensation and pain - Eye and vision - Hearing, balance, and chemical senses - How the heart works - How do we breathe - How the kidney works - Digestion and absorption of foods - The hormones.
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MM: FONDAMENTI DI BIOLOGIA
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Assessment methods and criteria

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MM: LABORATORIO
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------------------------ MM: ------------------------ Oral and practical. ------------------------ MM: ------------------------ ------------------------ MM: ------------------------
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MM: DIDATTICA DELLA BIOLOGIA
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Oral, on both the matter of the course and the corresponding didactic activity.
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MM: FONDAMENTI DI BIOLOGIA
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Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Widmaier E.P., Raff H., Strang K.T. Vander Fisiologia (Edizione 2) Ambrosiana 2018 9788808280022
Purves W.K., Savada D., Orians G.H., Heller H.C. Biologia Ed. Zanichelli, Bologna 2001
Claudio Longo Didattica della biologia Ledizioni   9788867051601
E.Padoa-Schioppa Didattica della biologia EdiSES   9788865845158