2019-2020 Catalog 
    
    Jan 21, 2022  
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 2404 - Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology


Credit Hours: 4
Contact Hours - Lecture: 3 Lab: 3
A general survey of the structure and function of human anatomy and physiology, including the neuroendocrine, integumentary, musculoskeletal, digestive, urinary, reproductive, respiratory, lymphatic, and circulatory systems. CIP Code: (2607075103)
Prerequisite: College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing; MATH 0308  
Student Learning Outcomes
1 - Demonstrate an understanding of all the important physiological processes of the stated systems as well as fluid and electrolyte balance, nutrition, metabolism, pregnancy, human embryology, fetal development and human genetics. 2 - Demonstrate how the systems interact to maintain homeostasis in the human body. 3 - Describe the interrelationships between anatomy and physiology in each of the organ systems listed. 4 - Develop a vocabulary of biomedical terms relative to the human body. 5 - Explain the principle of homeostasis. 6 - Identify the important anatomical structures in each human system. 7 - Relate the principles of biological chemistry as they apply to the human body. 8 - Employ teamwork for a shared purpose or goal.
Core Category Life & Physical Sciences [30]