DEPARTMENT OF ANATOMY
To produce highly competent
personnel that are able to effectively function professionally and in the fear
of God and love for humanity thus deal with locally present common health
conditions and yet capable of functioning internationally by keeping abreast
with cutting edge health care delivery practices through learning for
self-reliance and professional development.
To foster mutual respect and camaraderie among the various members of
the health care professionals for the ultimate benefit of the clients and
society at large. The programme of study is designed not
only to meet the intellectual demands and techniques in the field of medicine and its
sub-specialties together with a broad knowledge of Medical science to
enable them make meaningful contributions to
our people in moving away from poverty, ignorance and ill-health.
To guide the students in the acquisition of
1. (a) Knowledge and understanding of the basic
Anatomy of the human body.
(b) Knowledge and understanding
of the structure and
operation of the various Health Conditions.
(c) Basic analytical and quantitative skills for developing
pool of medical practitioners who are well equipped to do research, be self-employed and to generate employment opportunities for others.
To expose students to the study of Anatomy as medical science; which seeks to explain human reactions to changes in society and environment.
To enable students acquire a solid
theoretical medical background that is applicable and usable
in interpreting real life problems and situations, especially in the
To train Anatomist required by the public and private sectors of the Nigerian
For admission into the B.Sc. Anatomy degree programme, candidates are required to
An acceptable pass
in UTME (University
Examination). UME subjects
are English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. In addition,
candidates must have O' Level credit passes in Physics, Chemistry, English