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Course Description

An introductory study of the structure and function of the human body. Includes study at the cellular and organ system levels, emphasizing integration of systems. Note that a cadaver will be observed in this course. This course is also listed as Allied Health 15. ADVISORY: Biology 10 or Biology 12 with a grade of 'C' or better. Eligible for English 250, English 260 and Mathematics 205. Course will include the viewing of a cadaver.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify selected structures of the human body.
  • List the organ systems of the human body and explain their functions.
  • Relate the structures of the human body to their functions.
  • Develop basic laboratory and dissection, skills which can be utilized in further investigations.
  • Apply knowledge of structure and function learned at one level or system to other levels or systems.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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