lvete1373b  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
6 credits
45.0 h + 15.0 h
Donnay Isabelle;

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Main themes
The main subjects covered in this course are endocrinology, reproductive physiology, digestive physiology, cardiovascular physiology as well as renal and respiratory physiology. Part 1 (1q - 9 credits - 90-10) : digestive physiology (36h), endocrinology and reproductive physiology (54h) Part 2 (2q- 4 credits- 45-20) : cardiovascular, renal and respiratory physiology
Courses deals mainly with domestic mammals (ruminants, pigs, horses, dogs and cats). Other species such as birds and rodents are also addressed. The accent is brought on the importance of the regulation of physiological functions, among others by presenting simple pathological situations.
The course is splitted into two parts
The partim B deals with cardiovascular physiology, respiratory physiology and renal physiology
Teaching methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

Courses in auditorium. Simple clinical cases will be addressed. Students are invited to answer quizzes via the Wooclap application.
Evaluation methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

Oral examination with written preparation. The student's ability to make connections between the parts of the course (and other courses) as well as their reasoning ability will be part of the assessment.
Other information
Prerequesites: General physiology, Biochemistry and Animal Cellular Biology.
Online resources
ppt files and forum are available on the Moodle platform
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Bachelor in Veterinary Medicine