Learning outcomes

Learning outcomes for each chapter have been provided to help keep track of the key concepts you need to master in each chapter.

1. Identify and explain the roles of the skin and its accessory structures

2. Differentiate between the different layers of the skin and their structure

3. Discuss the impact of ageing on skin

4. Outline the processes of tissue repair

5. Explain how temperature is regulated within the body

6. Explain the impact of hypo- and hyperthermia on homeostasis