Philosophy

To produce anatomy graduates who possess global standards of the attitude, skills and knowledge of anatomy for the teaching of same in the University of Maiduguri and other Universities globally.

Programme Objective

  • To produce socially-responsive Anatomy graduates who meet up with global standards in the knowledge of Anatomy and who are competent to impart same.




Course Content


1ST SEMESTER COURSES
Code Title Units
M-ANA 101 Introductory General Anatomy 2
BIO 102 Animal form and Functions 3
CHEM 101 Physical Chemistry I 3
MATH 101 Element of Calculus 2
MATH 102 Elementary Algebra and Sets 2
PHY 101 Introductory Mechanics & Properties of Matter 3
PHY 102 Introductory Heat, Wave, Motion & Sound 3
PHY 161 Basic Experimental Physics I 1
GST 111 Communication in English I 2
GST 122 Uses of Library and Study Skills 2
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2ND SEMESTER COURSES
Code Title Units
BIO 101 Plant form and Functions 3
BIO 104 Introduction to Genetics and Heredity 3
CHEM 111 Inorganic Chemistry I 3
CHEM 121 Organic Chemistry I 3
STAT 101 Element of Statistics 2
PHY 103 Introductory Electricity and Magnetism 3
PHY 104 Introductory Optics and Modern Physics 3
PHY 162 Basic Experimental Physics II 1
GST 112 Logic and Critical Thinking 2
GST 113 Nigerian Peoples and Culture 2
GST 123 Information and Communication 2
TOTAL UNITS **


1ST SEMESTER COURSES
Code Title Units
M-ANA 201 Histology of Basic Tissues 2
M-ANA 202 Basic Embryology 2
M-ANA 203 Gross Anatomy of Upper Limb 2
M-ANA 204 Gross Anatomy of Lower Limb 2
M-PHY 201 Physiology of Blood and Body Fluids 3
M-PHY 202 Physiology of Digestion and Absorption 2
M-BCH 201 Chemistry of Carbohydrates, Lipids & Proteins 2
GST 211 Communication in English II 2
GST 221 History and Philosophy of Science 2
GST 221 History and Philosophy of Science 2
GST 231 Introductory Entrepreneurial Skills 2
ELECTIVE COURSE(S)
M-ANA 210 Genetics 2
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2ND SEMESTER COURSES
Code Title Units
M-ANA 205 Gross Anatomy of Thorax 2
M-ANA 206 Gross Anatomy of Abdomen 2
M-ANA 207 Gross Anatomy of Pelvis 2
M-ANA 208 Systemic Histology I 2
M-ANA 209 Human Systemic Embryology I 2
M-PHY 203 Physiology of Excretion and Skin 2
M-PHY 204 Cardio-vascular Physiology 3
M-PHY 205 Respiratory & Environmental 2
GST 212 Philosophy and Human Existence 2
GST 224 Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 2
ELECTIVE COURSE(S)
M-BCH 202 Metabolism of Carbohydrates, Lipids; Proteins 2
TOTAL UNITS **


1ST SEMESTER COURSES
Code Title Units
M-ANA Gross Anatomy of Head and Neck 3
M-ANA Histological Techniques 2
M-ANA Anatomical Techniques 1
M-ANA Cell Biology 2
M-ANA Human Genetics 2
M-BCH 301 Medical Biochemistry 2
ELECTIVE COURSE(S)
M-ANA Principles of Evolution 1
COM-M- Man and His Environment 2
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2ND SEMESTER COURSES
Code Title Units
M-ANA Neuro-Anatomy 3
M-ANA Systemic Histology II 2
M-ANA Human Systemic Embryology II 2
M-ANA Mammalian Comparative Anatomy 2
M-ANA Biostatistics 2
M-ANA Research Methodology 2
M-PHY Neuro-Physiology 3
ELECTIVE COURSE(S)
COM-M- Demography 2
TOTAL UNITS **


1ST SEMESTER COURSES
Code Title Units
M-ANA 401 Teratology 2
M-ANA 402 Applied and Clinical Anatomy 2
M-ANA 403 Histo-chemistry 2
M-ANA 404 Electron Microscopic Technique 2
M-ANA 405 Radiological Anatomy 2
M-ANA 406 Surface Anatomy 2
M-ANA 409 Endocrinology 3
M-ANA 413 Physical Anthropology 2
M-ANA 414 Seminar 1
M-ANA 499 Final Year Project 6
ELECTIVE COURSES
M-ANA 407 Biomechanics 2
M-ANA 411 Comparative Vertebrate Histology & Embryology 2
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2ND SEMESTER COURSES
Code Title Units
M-ANA 408 Molecular Biology 3
M-ANA 412 Introduction to Morbid Anatomy 2
ELECTIVE COURSE(S)
M-ANA 410 Comparative Gross Vertebrate Anatomy 2
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