Bachelor of Dermal Sciences: Anatomy and physiology multimedia

Anatomy Databases

an@tomedia™ is a unique way to learn about the anatomy of the human body. It is a comprehensive, self-paced learning program that explores anatomy from four different perspectives. These perspectives teach you how the body is constructed (from regions and systems) and how you can deconstruct the body (with dissection and imaging techniques).


Anatomy.TV includes interactive 3D anatomy models, MRI sections, slides, movies, animations, clinical text and patient education sheets. Videos and images can be embedded in PowerPoint Slides. Save or download images for printing. Log in to Anatomy.TV to view the online tutorials or access the User guide 

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The Thieme Teaching Assistant is a state-of-the-art presentation tool featuring all 2,000+ stunning illustrations and clinical images from Gilroy et al's Atlas of Anatomy. All users can view images, however to download images for educational and teaching purposes only, VU staff and students are required to create a personal account. 

Online Videos

Online Images

By artist unknown [Public domain], Female anatomy 1897 via Wikimedia Commons


By artist unknown, Skin via Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.



Online Tutorials

LearnDerm - Tutorial created by physicians (supported by a company that offers Visual DX) to teach medical students and residents the basics of morphology. It is divided into 5 sections: skin exam, identifying skin lesions, distributions and body locations, recognizing configurations, and introduction to morphologic variation.