Universität Wien

300385 VO Human Anatomy - Osteology and Arthrology (2021W)

Einführung in die Anatomie des Menschen

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


Language: German

Examination dates


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

The lectures will be held online on October 5th, 12th, and 19th as well as on November 3rd and 9th 2021. The streams are available via u:space / moodle.
Each lecture will take 3 hours and will start from 3:00 p.m.;
to have the possibility to interrupt and to note potential questions, the online access will be open until 7:00 p.m.
For response of questions or in case of equivocalities you may contact:
It is planned that the exams will take place with physical presence and will be in written form (duration: 90 min).
1st exam: November 24th 2021 from 1.15 p.m. until 2.45 p.m. in the lecture room number 2 of the new institue (1030 Vienna, Schlachthausgasse / Viemarktgasse!)
2nd exam: February 1st 2022 from 1.15 p.m. until 2.45 p.m. in the lecture room number 2 of the new institue.
3rd exam: in the beginning of march 2022.
4th exam: presumably after the easter holidays.

Tuesday 05.10. 15:00 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 12.10. 15:00 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 19.10. 15:00 - 18:15 Digital
Wednesday 03.11. 15:00 - 18:15 Digital
Tuesday 09.11. 15:00 - 18:15 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

This lecture procures basic informations concerning osteology, arthrology, and the musculoskeletal system in humans. The successful conclusion of this lecture is required to attend the practical course “skeletal morphology”

Assessment and permitted materials

- exam in written form (duration 1 h 30 min)
- registration for the exam via UNIVIS exclusively!
- registration: 1 week before the exam until 12 a.m.
- presumably deregistration: because of Corona until the day of the exam
until 8 a.m.
- don´t forget your student card to verify your identity!

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

50,1 % = 4
62,5 % = 3
75 % = 2
87,5 % = 1

Examination topics

Uploaded files available on moodle exclusively
- the uploaded scripts are NOT identic with those from last year!!!
- scripts might be updated continuously → please check, if you have the last version of a script actually

Procedure of exam:
- "open" questions plus figures that have to be labelled
- no multiple choice questions!
- latin terms must be used!

Reading list

Literature used (and recommended) for this lecture:

Educational books
• Anderhuber F., Pera F., Streicher J. (Eds.), 2012: Waldeyer – Anatomie des Menschen. 17th ed., Walter de Gruyter Verlag, Berlin New York
• Aumüller G., Aust G., Doll A., Engele J. et al., 2010: Duale Reihe – Anatomie. 2nd ed., Georg Thieme Verlag, Stuttgart New York
• Menche N., 2012: Biologie, Anatomie, Physiologie. 7th ed., Urban & Fischer Verlag, München
• Schünke M., Schulte E., Schumacher U., Voll M., Wesker K., 2007: Prometheus – LernAtlas der Anatomie, Allgemeine Anatomie und Bewegungssystem. 2nd ed., Georg Thieme Verlag, Stuttgart New York
• Schünke M., Schulte E., Schumacher U., Voll M., Wesker K., 2005: Prometheus – LernAtlas der Anatomie, Hals und Innere Organe. 1st ed., Georg Thieme Verlag, Stuttgart New York
• Dauber W., Spitzer G., 2008: Feneis‘ Bild-Lexikon der Anatomie. 10th ed., Georg Thieme Verlag, Stuttgart New York

[(Further used literature (e.g., for histology):
• Junqueira L.C., Carneiro J., 1991: Histologie – Zytologie, Histologie und mikroskopische Anatomie des Menschen. Unter Berücksichtigung der Histophysiologie. Übersetzt, überarbeitet und ergänzt von Schiebler T.H., Schneider F. 3. Aufl., Springer Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, London, Paris, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Barcelona, Budapest
• Schiebler T.H. & Korf H.W., 2007: Anatomie (Histologie, Entwicklungsgeschichte, makroskopische und mikroskopische Anatomie, Topographie). 10. Aufl., Steinkopff-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York
• Lüllmann-Rauch R., 2015: Taschenlehrbuch Histologie. 5. Aufl., Georg Thieme Verlag, Stuttgart New York)]

Further useful literature:
Educational books
• Benninghoff A., Drenckhahn D., 2007: Anatomie: Makroskopische Anatomie, Histologie, Embryologie, Zellbiologie. 2 Bände. 17. Aufl., Urban & Fischer Verlag, Elsevier Inc., München
• Drake R. L., Vogl A. W., Adam W.M. Mitchell A. W. M., 2007: Gray‘s Anatomie für Studenten: Übersetzt und herausgegeben von Friedrich Paulsen. Elsevier GmbH, München
• Platzer W., 2013: Taschenatlas Anatomie – Bewegungsapparat. Band 1. 11. Aufl., Georg Thieme Verlag, Stuttgart New York
• Netter F. H., 2003: Atlas der Anatomie des Menschen. Gesamtausgabe Band 1–3. 3. Aufl., Urban & Fischer Verlag, Elsevier Inc., München
• Paulsen F., Waschke J. (Eds.), 2010: Sobotta – Atlas der Anatomie des Menschen. 3 Bände. 23. Aufl., Urban & Fischer Verlag, Elsevier GmbH, München

Association in the course directory

BAN 1, BBO 8, BMG 10, BMB 10, BOE 11, BPB 11, BZO 11, EC EA PM2, UF BU 10

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