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BIO15:  ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY


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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