School of Medicine

Fundamentals of Biomedical Science module, Part 1

The Fundamentals of Biomedical Science module, Part 1, is designed to introduce students to coursework in semester 1 which provides core concepts for future learning in medical school. The main content-based themes are molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, physiology, microscopic anatomy, and embryology. Concurrently, students learn gross anatomy in lectures and active-learning laboratories that continue throughout the semester 1 modules. In general, this module proceeds from the microscopic, beginning with biochemistry and macromolecules, to macroscopic features of the human body with gross anatomy and physiology.




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