This unit introduces students to the basic principles of anatomy and biology for dermal science. It encompasses knowledge regarding the musculoskeletal and nervous systems in a context relevant to face and body treatments, and introduces students to the functions, structure and thermoregulatory role of the integumentary system. The skin and its appendages are reviewed with regards to structure and function.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Readings and reference materials will be available on the VU Collaborate space for this unit.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):