The Anatomy and Physiology of Animals
The Wikibook entitled The Anatomy and Physiology of Animals is designed for students studying for the New Zealand National Certificate in Animal Care, The National Certificate in Veterinary Nursing and the Certificate in Rural Animal Technology. It is intended to cover the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) Unit Standard 5180.
To help students study and learn the material in each of the 16 chapters, worksheets and crosswords have been created. These can be accessed from the links below.
- The Cell Worksheet
- Plasma Membrane Worksheet
- Diffusion and Osmosis Worksheet 1
- Diffusion and Osmosis Worksheet 2
- Cell Division Worksheet
Body Organisation of Animals
The Cardiovascular System
The Respiratory System
The Lymphatic System
The Gut and Digestion
The Urinary System
The Reproductive System
The Nervous System
The Endocrine System
As well as the worksheets above, each chapter of the Wikibook has Test Yourselves that allows students to see whether they have understood and remembered the material.
A Library of Resources contains lists of useful websites, many with animations that help illustrate concepts described in the chapters.
This project continues to develop on Wikibooks