HKUMed UG Prospectus 2022

Introductory Courses The introductory courses consolidate students’ knowledge of anatomy, human biology, human physiology, biochemistry and pharmacology, which are all necessary to understand the basis of human biology and processes that are essential to life. Students are required to complete the following introductory courses: ࠮ Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology ࠮ Perspectives in Biochemistry ࠮ Biostatistics ࠮ General Chemistry I/Foundations of Chemistry ࠮ Basic Biomedical Laboratory Techniques Example courses: ࠮ Human Anatomy ࠮ Biomedical Pharmacology ࠮ Physiological Basis of Health and Disease ࠮ Introduction to Clinical Research ࠮ Exercise Physiology ࠮ Human Genetics ࠮ Fundamentals of Clinical Trial Management ࠮ Physical and Health Benefits of Exercise ࠮ Research Methods in Medicine and Health Sciences Active learning is a critical part of student learning – learning about DNA structure through building models is a great experience for first year students. Professor Julian Tanner Associate Director (Teaching & Learning), School of Biomedical Sciences 4