Anatomy is the study of the bodily structure of living organisms while physiology deals with the functions of the organisms. Anatomy and physiology are classes commonly required in medical school.Continue Reading
Students in anatomy will learn about the structure of and relationship between the parts of the body. There are different subsets of anatomy, including:
Physiology students study the functions of the body as a whole as well as the functions of the different body parts. Neurophysiology is the division that studies how the nervous system functions. In a college or university level anatomy and physiology course, there are four main themes that are normally covered.