Development of Musculoskeletal System and Skin
Development of Musculoskeletal System and Skin

Development of Musculoskeletal System and Skin

by Peter Ward, PhD

In this online course you will experience the development of the musculoskeletal system, including the vertebrae, limb formation, and muscle migration.

Upon completion of this course, you will easily be able to outline limb bone development, and know which signals are responsible for limb growth. Furthermore, you will be introduced to skin development and learn more about its associated glands, as well as hair, nails, and teeth.

This course teaches embryological topics to health science and medical students.

Course Details

  • Videos 7
  • Duration 0:59 h
  • Quiz questions 32
  • Articles 0


Your Educators of course Development of Musculoskeletal System and Skin

 Peter Ward, PhD

Peter Ward, PhD

Peter J. Ward, Ph.D. has been teaching embryology, anatomy, histology, and neuroscience since 2005. He attended Carnegie Mellon University and later earned a Ph.D. in medical anatomy education from Purdue University. Dr. Ward enjoys finding ways to simplify the complex processes involved in human development and highlights the clinically-important aspects of embryology. Throughout these lectures, Dr. Ward shows how embryonic structures morph into the mature organs and other structures of the human body.

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great course
By hayder r. on 18. May 2019 for Development of Musculoskeletal System and Skin

clarifies concepts and makes it a lot easier to correlate it to pathological disorders

By Neuer N. on 26. January 2019 for Development of the Vertebrae

It helped me to gain knowledge in embryology.....Awesome videos N slides

Awesome !
By Folake O. on 24. April 2018 for Development of the Limb Bones

He really took his time to explain and taught in ways we can remember

By Hazazi M. on 09. February 2018 for Development of Teeth

PERFECT!!! the lectures are very interesting and on point explains what i need to know.