Human Body Course

Welcome to the fascinating journey of understanding the intricacies of the human body. In this comprehensive course, we delve deep into the anatomy, physiology, and functionality of the human body systems. From the microscopic world of cells to the macroscopic functions of organs and systems, we aim to equip you with profound knowledge essential for promoting health and wellness.

Our course is structured to provide you with a holistic understanding of the human body. We will cover various aspects, including:

  1. Body Systems: Explore the complex network of systems that work synergistically to sustain life. From the cardiovascular system, respiratory system, digestive system to the nervous system, delve into the functions, interactions, and significance of each system in maintaining homeostasis.
  2. Detailed Information on Body Organs: Gain in-depth insights into the structure and function of vital organs such as the heart, lungs, liver, kidneys, and brain. Understand how these organs perform specialized functions crucial for survival and overall well-being. You will learn and be tested on 78 human body organs.
  3. Cells: Embark on a journey into the fundamental units of life – cells. Discover the diverse types of cells, their structures, functions, and how they contribute to the overall function of tissues, organs, and systems in the body.
  4. The Blood: Explore the life-sustaining fluid that circulates throughout the body – blood. Learn about its composition, functions, role in immunity, oxygen transport, and nutrient distribution. Understand the importance of maintaining blood health for overall vitality.
  5. Other Body Proteins and Molecules: Delve into the intricate world of proteins, enzymes, hormones, and other molecules essential for various physiological processes. Understand their roles, regulation, and significance in maintaining optimal bodily functions.
  • Comprehensive Understanding: By the end of this course, students will have a comprehensive understanding of the human body, its structures, functions, and interactions at various levels of organization.
  • Critical Thinking: Develop critical thinking skills to analyze complex biological processes and phenomena related to human health and wellness.
  • Application: Apply knowledge gained to make informed decisions regarding personal health, wellness practices, and lifestyle choices.
  • Integration: Integrate knowledge of human anatomy and physiology into various health related practices, including plant-based nutrition, exercise science, and preventive plant-based solutions to cancers and other ailments.

Why Understanding the Human Body Matters: Understanding the intricacies of the human body is paramount for promoting health and wellness. It serves as the foundation for making informed decisions regarding diet, exercise, lifestyle, and overall self-care. Without understanding how the body works on a fundamental level, it becomes challenging to provide effective guidance on plant-based nutrition and lifestyle choices.

The Significance of Plant-Based Diet and Health: Plant-based diets have garnered significant attention for their potential health benefits. Rich in essential nutrients, antioxidants, and fiber, plant-based diets have been associated with lower risks of chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, and certain cancers. However, the effectiveness of a plant-based diet in promoting health hinges upon understanding individual physiological needs, metabolic processes, and nutrient requirements. Therefore, a solid understanding of human anatomy and physiology is essential for optimizing the benefits of a plant-based diet while ensuring nutritional adequacy and overall well-being.

Embark on this enlightening journey into the depths of the human body and emerge equipped with the knowledge and understanding necessary for promoting health and wellness. Whether you’re a healthcare professional, nutritionist, fitness enthusiast, or simply passionate about leading a healthy lifestyle, this course offers invaluable insights that will empower you to make informed decisions and positively impact lives. Join us as we unravel the mysteries of the human body and unlock the path to optimal health and wellness.

Course Information

Estimated Time: 125 hours

Difficulty: Advanced, Knowledge of Bio-Chemistry Helpful


Course Instructor

David W Brown David W Brown Founder/Instructor

One Time Payment


  • Overview
    • Human Body Course Overview
  • The Body Systems
    • Overview of the Body Systems
    • Cardiovascular System (or Circulatory System)
    • Digestive System
    • Endocannabinoid System
    • Endocrine System
    • Hematopoietic System (Blood and Bone Marrow)
    • Integumentary System
    • Lymphatic System 
    • Muscular System
    • Nervous System
    • Renin-Angiotensin System
    • Reproductive System
    • Respiratory System
    • Skeletal System
    • Thermoregulatory System
    • Urinary System (or Excretory System)
  • Immune System
    • Immune System 2 Strategies
    • Anti-Bodies
    • Antigens
  • Cytokines
    • What are Cytokines?
    • Interleukins
    • Tumor Necrosis Factors (TNFs)
    • Interferons (IFNs)
    • Chemokines
    • Growth Factors
  • Organs
    • Overview
    • Adenoids
    • Adipose tissue
    • Adrenal glands
    • Appendix
    • Arachnoid mater
    • Arteries
    • Bladder
    • Blood vessels
    • Bone marrow
    • Brain
    • Bone
    • Bronchi
    • Bursa
    • Capillaries
    • Cardiac muscles
    • Cartilage
    • Cervix
    • Colon
    • Cornea
    • Diaphragm
    • Duodenum
    • Dura mater
    • Endometrium
    • Esophagus
    • Eustachian tube
    • Eyes
    • Fallopian tubes
    • Fascia
    • Gallbladder
    • Heart
    • Intestines
    • Iris
    • Kidneys
    • Larynx
    • Lens
    • Ligaments
    • Liver
    • Lungs
    • Lymph nodes
    • Mammary glands
    • Mouth
    • Nasal cavity
    • Nerves
    • Optic nerve
    • Ovaries
    • Pancreas
    • Parathyroid glands
    • Penis
    • Pericardium
    • Peritoneum
    • Pharynx
    • Pia mater
    • Pituitary gland
    • Pleura
    • Prostate
    • Rectum
    • Retina
    • Salivary glands
    • Seminal vesicles
    • Sinuses
    • Skeletal muscles
    • Skin
    • Small intestine
    • Smooth muscles
    • Spleen
    • Stomach
    • Synovial membrane
    • Tendons
    • Testes
    • Thymus
    • Thyroid gland
    • Tonsils
    • Trachea
    • Urethra
    • Uterus
    • Vagina
    • Vas deferens
    • Veins
  • Cells
    • Cell Anatomy
    • List of Human Cells
  • The Blood
    • Blood production, Function, and Regulation
    • Blood Types
    • Blood Tests
  • Neurotransmitters
    • Overview Top Neurotransmitters
    • Acetylcholine (ACh)
    • Adenosine
    • Anandamide
    • Gamma-Aminobutyric Acid (GABA)
    • Glutamate
    • Glycine
    • Histamine
    • Neurokinin A/B (Substance K/P)
    • Neurotensin
    • Substance P
  • Other Human Proteins
    • Collagen
    • Human Casein
    • Ferritin
    • Myoglobin
    • Histones
    • Transferrin
    • Fibrillin
    • Elastin
    • Keratin
    • Photosystem II
  • Congratulations
    • What I Learned!