Course Description

Anatomy and Physiology - Short Online Course

Anatomy and Physiology - Short Online Course is a course run by Portobello Institute, Dublin. It is a Online Learning course with a duration of 3 months. Anatomy and Physiology - Short Online Course gives a Course Qualification of Honours Bachelor Degree. For more information about Anatomy and Physiology - Short Online Course at Portobello Institute, please review the details below.

Course Details

Anatomy and Physiology is a QQI Level 5 course that is delivered through blended learning. It will equip you with an understanding of the structure and function of the human body as well as an understanding of the inter-relationship between the systems of the body.

This is an ideal course to build a strong foundation of knowledge in human anatomy and physiology. It is particularly suited to anyone undertaking higher education courses without previous knowledge of anatomy and physiology or where this subject is a core element.


The human body is a complex structure of systems all working to maintain optimum human health. This anatomy and physiology course is designed to equip learners with knowledge of the structure and function of each of the systems of the human body and an understanding of the interrelationship between the systems of the body.

You will learn the anatomical features and the physiological functions for each system to give you a good foundation of knowledge of the fundamentals of human anatomy and physiology.


Who will recognise my qualification?

Upon completion of this course, you will be awarded a QQI Level 5 Component Certificate in Anatomy and Physiology.

This qualification can be used in lieu of Leaving Certificate Biology for entry to Portobello Institute’s Level 8 sports degrees.

Many other institutes also recognise this qualification however it is important to confirm this with the individual institution.

What will I study during this Anatomy and Physiology course?

This course covers the anatomical features and physiological functions of each of the nine systems:

  1. Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
  2. The Skeletal and Muscular Systems
  3. The Circulatory and Lymphatic Systems
  4. The Digestive System
  5. The Respiratory System
  6. The Nervous and Endocrine Systems
  7. The Reproductive System
  8. The Urinary System
  9. The Skin

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Training ProviderPortobello Institute
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 1
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course QualificationHonours Bachelor Degree
Awarding Body DetailsQQI Level 5 Award in Anatomy and Physiology
Course Start Date1st August 2022
Course End Date28th October 2022
Course Duration3 months
Course TimeThis course can be started at any time that is convenient to the learner.
Course Fee€495 per year.
Phone01 892 0029
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