Circulatory - Introduction to the Circulatory System


This module provides an introductory overview of the Circulatory System.  Students that would like some background before the formal presentation about the Circulatory System should view this module.

Content authors:
  • Victoria Harnik
  • Ross Smith
Module direction:
  • Victoria Harnik
  • Mel Rosenfeld
  • Gregory Dorsainville

Learning objectives for this Activity:

By the end of this module, you will be able to:
1. Understand the pulmonary and systemic circuits in relation to the heart and the flow of oxygen-rich and oxygen-poor blood through it

2. Describe the broad differences between arteries and veins

3. Understand the basic role of capillaries

4. Describe the role of the lymphatic supply

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