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Module 6- Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology

Aromatherapy also acts on the central nervous system, relieving depression and anxiety, reducing stress, relaxing, sedating or stimulating, and restoring both physical and emotional well-being


To learn and understand the organization, structures and functions of the human body.​


Course learning outcome

  • Identify the structure and functions of each body system.

  • Explain the role of each body system in maintaining homeostasis.

  • Understand diseases, disorders and conditions commonly found in healthcare occupations.

  • Understand the therapeutic effects of aromatherapy in the human body.

​Important topics

  • The body and its constituents.

  • Anatomy and organization of the body.

  • Physiological chemistry and processes.

  • Cells and tissues.

The 12 body systems

  1. Integument system

  2. Muscular system

  3. Skeletal system

  4. Cardiovascular system

  5. Lymphatic system

  6. Nervous system

  7. Immune system

  8. Endocrine system

  9. Respiratory system

  10. Digestive system

  11. Urinary system

  12. Reproductive system

General pathology

  • The study of general diseases and the causes.

  • Signs and symptoms.


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