Define the terms tissue and histology.

Describe the general structure, function, location in the body and general composition of the four major tissue types.

Correlate structure and function of tissues.

Classify the different types of epithelial tissue, connective tissue, and f muscle tissue based on characteristics of the tissue including location, structure and function.

Identify the following: microvilli, cilia, apical and basal surfaces, basement membrane, lumen.

Describe the components and structure of extracellular matrix and ground substance.

Identify the three types of fibers found in connective tissue.

Identify the cells present in nervous tissue and clarify their functions.

Compare and contrast vascularization and injury repair in the four major tissue types.

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Some images of different types of tissues

Textbook MP3 on epithelial tissues


Describe cutaneous, mucus, serous and synovial membranes.

Identify the major tissue type(s) present in membrane type.

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Distinguish between endocrine glands and exocrine glands.

Describe the role of a goblet cell.

Differentiate between simple and compound ducts and alveolar and tubular ducts.

Distinguish between merocrine, apocrine and holocrine glands with examples of each.

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Pattie Sue Green,
Jul 9, 2011, 12:27 PM
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