Health Sciences provides the essential scientific background for a range of courses related to health and sports including GCSE and GNVQ. The full-colour, richly illustrated text includes material on human physiology, anatomy and development firmly placed in a medical and vocational context. Complementary therapies are introduced and approaches to healthy living are discussed. Learning objectives, summaries of key information, questions and a detailed glossary activate the text and make this book particularly useful for self-supported study. The text is organised around 9 major themes. Assignments appropriate for Key Skills are spread evenly throughout the themes. 1 The Human Body 2 Movement 3 Feeding and digestion 4 Breathing 5 Coordination 6 Reproduction 7 Health decisions 8 Population 9 The Human Environment Glossary and Index
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Pamela Minett is a well-known author of books on health and child development. She is an ex-teacher with many years experience of teaching students at GCSE level. Dr David Wayne and Dr David Rubenstein are successful authors of a number of medical texts at undergraduate level. All three authors worked together previously on the successful book Human Form and Function published by Collins.
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Book Description Collins Educational, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0003278344