Cochlea – individual coil section
Section of individual coil of spiral canal of the cochlea.
The following are labeled: scala vestibuli, tectorial membrane, hair cells of the sensory cells, spiral canal of the cochlea, auditory nerve, scala tympani.
Information and ideas:
Can be used on a worksheet, as an overhead transparency or via digital projector.
Further information regarding this graphic is available as information sheet on the media portal of the Siemens Stiftung.
Relevant for teaching:
The human body
Structure and functions of a sensory organ
Reception of stimuli and transmission of information
Functions of senses