Course Description

Anatomy and Physiology QQI Level 5 5N0749 – 10 wks

Liberties College


This course will enable the student to develop a knowledge and understanding of the functions and structure of the
human body. The course is suitable for students who need a science subject to enable them to apply for nursing. It is
also suitable for those working in the healthcare sector, community care, beauty therapy and sports/wellbeing
sectors to gain a greater understanding of the structure and functions of the body.


5N0749 Anatomy and Physiology

Topics include the following;

  • Understanding the anatomy & physiology of the human body
  • Exploring the skeletal and muscular system
  • Investigating the circulatory and lymphatic system
  • Understanding the relationship between human nutrition, digestion and metabolism
  • Learning about the organs and bodily functions to include;
  • Respiratory system
  • Brain and nervous system
  • Endocrine system
  • Reproductive system
  • Urinary system

Assessment will consist as follows;

Two written assignments at 40% together with a Theory Based Examination at 60%.


Wednesdays 18.30 – 21.00hrs.


1 Saturday 09.30 – 14.30hrs.



Application is by enrolment. Enrolment requires the completion of an enrolment form and payment of course fee. You are requested to enrol in person at the college, on Wednesday 4th September 2019 and Wednesday 11th September 2019, from 18.00 to 20.00hrs. Fees should be paid in full before commencing the course. Payment may be made in cash, cheque, postal order or payable to the City of Dublin ETB.

Course Code EAP5A
College Name Liberties College
Course Category Health Care, Nursing
Course Type Practical
Course Qualification Level 5 Certificate
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 8
Course Start Date 19th September 2018
Course End Date 28th November 2018
Course Fee €220
Course Duration 10 weeks
Course Times Wednesdays from 18.30 - 21.00hrs and 1 Saturday 09.30hrs to 14.30hrs
Awarding Body QQI
Title of Awarding Anatomy and Physiology QQI 5N0749
Entry Requirements Application by is by enrolment. Enrolment consists of completing an enrolment form and payment of a fee. Applicants are required to enrol prior to commencing their course. Enrolment is in person at the times/dates listed on the college website.
Career Path Successful candidates in Anatomy and Physiology QQI Level 5N0749 award may submit their award to QQI for completion of the Nursing Studies QQI Level 5 Major Award 5M4349. Further information on the Nursing Studies major award is available at
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Course Provider

Liberties College

01 454 6348
Bull Alley Street, Dublin D08 A8N0, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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