Graduate CoursesThe division of Anatomy offers the following graduate courses through the Institute of Medical Science. For information about and/or enrolment in any of these courses, please contact:
Institute of Medical Science
Medical Sciences Building, Room 2374
University of Toronto
Tel: 416 946-7143
MSC1001Y Human Anatomy (including Embryology)
Instructor: Dr. M. J. Wiley
Gross Anatomy of the human body taught from a regional viewpoint. The course includes 9 hours of lectures and 122 hours of laboratories involving human dissection. Clinical anatomy is included. Evaluation is based on the results of 2 written and 2 practical examinations.
MSC1008Y Advanced Human Embryology and Teratology
Instructor: M. J. Wiley
Human embyology from fertilization to the end of the fetal period. Topics include: current concepts in mammalian morphogenesis applied to the development of various organ systems; the principles of teratology; mechanisms of malformation and the etiology and pathogenesis of some of the more common human congenital abnormalities. Evaluation is based on the results of two written examinations and one term paper.
MSC6000H Special Topics in Anatomy
Instructor – Graduate Faculty in Anatomy
A reading course on topics that are of interest to one or more faculty members. Student(s) usually meet weekly to read, criticize and discuss current literature in the field and write essay assignments. Students are evaluated on the basis of their performance in class and on written work. (Half course offered in both terms.)