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BIO 115 - Human Biology in Health and Disease


Credits: 5
4 Lecture Hours 3 Lab Hours

Description
This course is an introduction to human anatomy and physiology and provides an overview of specific organ systems. The common diseases in each of the organ systems as well as common diagnostic procedures and therapeutic measures are studied.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Describe homeostasis and its connection to feedback loops.
  2. Identify the structure and function of cell components.
  3. Classify the primary tissue types.
  4. Detail the structure and function of the integument, senses, skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, lymphatic, respiratory, digestive and urinary systems.
  5. Explain the common diseases associated with each of the systems.
  6. Explain the diagnosis and treatment of common diseases associated with each of the systems.
Listed Topics
  1. Cell structure and function
  2. Homeostasis
  3. Integumentary system
  4. Senses
  5. Skeletal system
  6. Muscular system
  7. Nervous system
  8. Endocrine system
  9. Cardiovascular system
  10. Lymphatic system
  11. Respiratory system
  12. Digestive system
  13. Urinary system
Reference Materials
Textbook and contemporary learning materials.
Approved By: Sutin, Stewart Date Approved: 03/26/2007


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