by Geoffrey Meyer, PhD

Learn everything you need about the sensory system and the nerve tissue. Discover the organisation of the nervous system and the motor pathways in the spinal cord.

Repeat the learning outcomes with quiz questions and increase your knowledge with well-elaborated topic reviews.

Course Details

  • Videos 5
  • Duration 2:45 h
  • Quiz questions 15
  • Topic reviews 5


Your Educators of course Neurology—Histology

 Geoffrey Meyer, PhD

Geoffrey Meyer, PhD

Prof. Geoffrey Meyer works at the School of Anatomy, Physiology and Human Biology at the University of Western Australia.
He is the Coordinator for Histology on the Federative International Program for Anatomical Terminologies (FIPAT) of the International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA).
Professor Meyer is also the creator of “Meyer’s Histology” ( and, in collaboration with Professor John Campbell and Michael Hall, has provided an extensive collection of learning and teaching resources to deliver a histology course completely available online. Geoffrey Meyer’s research activities focus on developing innovative, computer-aided learning and teaching tools.

He has received a number of awards for his work, including the Australian University Teaching Award.
In 2006, and again in 2014, he received UWA Teaching Fellowships. Professor Meyer was also awarded a prestigious ALTC (Australian Learning and Teaching Council) Fellowship in 2009 and is currently the Project Leader on ALTC Project Grants.

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Excellent lecture
By FILIPE C. on 26. June 2017 for Nerve Tissue: Structure of Peripheral Nerves and Brain

I understand this subject better here than I do in my University classes in Brazil. Well explained and filled with images, making it easy to learn. Congrats for the work

Great Lecture
By Aiadurai P. on 22. May 2017 for Sensory System: The Ear

very well explained very thorough organises the process making it very understandable

It's like listening to Siri narrate a Wikipedia article
By David D. on 18. May 2017 for Nerve Tissue: Organisation of the Nervous System, Neuron and Spinal Cord

I can't follow the lecturer; his pauses and breaks are distracting from the material. All of his material sounds like he's reading off of a teleprompter