The nervous system is an extremely vital system of the human body. It is responsible for carrying out all the communications within the body and controls bodily functions along with the endocrine system. The nervous system is made up of an intricate network of cells and nerves that transmits messages to and from the spinal cord and brain. It comprises of the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
1. describe the function and composition of the nervous system.
The course objectives specifically target OT and Anesthesia technicians, and other allied healthcare professionals
1. Define the nervous system
3. Types (central and peripheral nervous system)
4. The vestibular system and its components
5. Structure and function of each sensory organ
6. The process of passing information from sensory organs to the nervous system
7. Nervous Tissue: Definition and function
8. Types of nervous tissue
9. Structure and function of neurons
10. Structure and function of supporting cells (synapses, neurotransmitters)
11. The Central Nervous System: Definition
12. Structure & components (motor system, sensory system, meninges)
13. Function of each component
14. The Peripheral System: Definition
15. Structure & components (cranial and spinal nerves, branches of the autonomous nervous system)
16. Function of each component
17. Reflex actions
Dr Hema G
The theory, practical , hospital situations , data shown and live workshop to have the feel in action, made us more aware and broadened our knowledge to handle cardiac patients. It was a great learning experience and I wont change any aspect of the course.
Dr Hemang Agrawal
Great learning experience! Instructors and content truly differentiates GE programs. Special thanks to faculty for making it more interactive and useful. Would highly recommend to my peers and colleagues!
I am completely satisfied by the program. The content, faculty were well planned, over all experience was superb!