Anatomy and Physiology Level 3


Does the human body fascinate you? Or have you ever wondered how the nervous, circulatory and digestive systems work? If the answer is yes, then our Anatomy and Physiology Level 3 course may be the course for you.

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Anatomy and Physiology Level 3

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About This Course

Does the human body fascinate you? Or have you ever wondered how the nervous, circulatory and digestive systems work? If the answer is yes, then our Anatomy and Physiology Level 3 course may be the course for you.

Whether your interest stems from your desire to work in sports and physiotherapy, or you aspire to be a nurse or a medical professional; you can use this unique course to help you to get there.

From the comfort of your own home, you can:

  • Explore the integumentary, reproductive and respiratory systems
  • Learn everything that there is to know about the epidermis and its role in protecting your organs
  • Discover how to identify and explain the 6 levels of structural organisations of the body
  • Study and understand the locomotive system
  • And much, much more…

Every element of this one year course is designed to test your knowledge and comprehension of the body, so you can achieve a solid foundation of understanding and reasoning.

So whether you dream of working alongside athletes, or you simply wish to use these skills to enhance your current training; by committing just 80 hours of your time to this home based course, you walk away 100% confident in your ability to identify, explain and apply your knowledge of the body’s systems within a number of practical settings.

All of our courses are uniquely designed for home study. This means you can easily mould our course to suit your current work commitments and achieve a healthy work-study balance that doesn’t leave you stressed.

At the same time, you can benefit from the flexibility of being able to pick and choose when, where and home you study, so you can learn at a pace that is right for you. Fast or slow, you can escape the pressure of deadlines and exams, and instead experience the freedom of stress free learning.

Course Benefits
Split into 6 detailed units, each unit aims to enlighten and expand your existing knowledge of anatomy and physiology so you can gain real and transferrable skills that can easily be applied within a number of career fields.

Medical, surgical, care or therapy… this course can act as the perfect stepping stone to building your skillset as at every opportunity you will be given the chance to demonstrate your competency through in-depth and intuitive written assignments.

With this course you can:

  • Enhance your existing theoretical knowledge
  • Learn on your own terms, at your own pace and from the comfort of your own home
  • Access instant support – help is only one click away
  • Hassle free learning – no exams, no deadlines, no classrooms…

Course Units

Unit 1: Introduction to Anatomy and the Chemistry of Life

Unit 2: The Cardiovascular, Lymphatic and Endocrine Systems

Unit 3: The Skeletal, Muscular and Respiratory Systems

Unit 4: Digestion and Excretion

Unit 5: Reproduction

Unit 6: The Nervous System and the Integumentary System


This course is assessed using a series of written assignments which are designed to test your knowledge and comprehension of the course materials. These will need to be sent to your personal tutor for marking, whereupon they will provide you with valuable tips and feedback that can be used to improve future grades.

Please Note: No external examinations are required.

Required Knowledge

No prior knowledge or skills are needed in order to enrol onto this course, making it ideal for those just starting out in this career field.

Awarding Body

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive certification from National Institution of Qualifications (NIOQ).

This course has been designed to meet the requirements of specific learners or employers. It is endorsed by National Institution of Qualifications, meaning the course has undergone external quality checks to ensure that they are maintained and delivered to an excellent standard.

National Institution of Qualifications are a national certificating organisation. Endorsement of our courses ensures learners have access to high quality materials that cover all learning outcomes, helping them to achieve their potential.


From the guidance of our personal tutors whose industry experience can help to support and mentor your studies, to our comprehensive study guide and course materials; from day one we will go above and beyond to help you succeed in your studies.

Students are provided with tutor support, inclusive of marking for a period of 12 months from the start of their course.

You too can take advantage of the extensive knowledge base of our personal tutors and use their experiences to get all of your questions answered. Similarly, our student support team are readily available to lend you their advice and guidance as they help you to decipher your course materials and answer your questions.

Only one click away, you can trust that help will be there when you need it…

Frequently Asked Questions

This is a question that our team are often asked, there are many reasons but here are the main reasons to choose Association of Learning:

  • No hidden charges, the price you see includes everything, from tutoring to certification.
  • Our average tutor marking time is 3 working days (most providers are 10+).
  • Our customers have rated us ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot.
  • Our courses are up to date. Many providers create course content and fail to keep it up to date.
  • We are open later than any other home learning provider.
  • As many submissions as you need to complete, many providers cap how many times you can submit work.
  • All courses are fully endorsed by external awarding organisations.
  • 14 day money back guarantee or course switch.

If you need any more reasons to choose Association of Learning, contact our team!

You have 12 months to complete your course, however you can complete at a faster pace without any additional costs. Some of our students have managed to complete in as little as 3 months!

There are two payment options, pay in full for your course or monthly. Our monthly payment option allows you to spread the cost of your course over a 10 month period.

If you choose to pay using a payment plan, to apply you must be able to answer yes to the following:

  • Your billing address is based in the UK
  • You have a UK based bank account
  • Bill payer must be 18 or above.

No, this course is assignment based, which means you will not have to complete any exams. If your assignment doesn’t pass first time, you can retry as many times as you need within your 12 months support period.

No, this is a distance learning course, which means your assessments will be submitted and marked using our online LMS (Learner Management System).

Unlike other providers, Association of Learning use a fast-track system to get your certificate to you within six weeks (our average is two weeks).

This course is an endorsed certification, not a regulated qualification.

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