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BIOL 2224 - Anatomy & Physiology I*

4 Credits
Designed to study the anatomy and physiology of the human body. Topics include introductory biological chemistry, study of cells and tissues, the integument, skeletal system, muscular system, and the nervous system.

Lab Fee.

Prerequisite: Eligible for enrollment  in ENG 1113 English Composition I*  without precollege level corequisite course

Course Level Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Identify general body organization and function. (GEO 3)
2. Recognize general anatomical and medical terms used in reference to the human body. (GEO 3)
3. Apply basic biochemistry principles. (GEO 2, 3)
4. Identify basic cellular structure, function, and genetics. (GEO 3)
5. Apply knowledge of histology as it relates to the structure and function of the body (GEO 2, 3)
6. Identify the structure and functions of the integumentary system. (GEO 3)
7. Apply knowledge of the structure of the skeletal system and recognize the principles of its function and chemistry. (GEO 2, 3)
8. Identify the structure/composition and function of articulations (Joints). (GEO 3)
9. Apply knowledge of the structure, function, and physiology of the muscular system. (GEO 2, 3)
10. Recognize the overall structure and anatomy of the nervous system and its divisions. (GEO 3)
11. Apply knowledge of nervous tissue physiology. (GEO 2, 3)
12. Identify basic structure and function of the sense organs involved in the special senses. (GEO 3)
13. Perform hands-on science laboratory experiments and dissections, properly caring for and maintaining laboratory equipment. (Laboratory sessions throughout course meet this objective). (GEO 3)
14. Use computer technology/software to enhance the Anatomy and Physiology learning experience. (GEO 1)
15. Read, summarize, and make personal conclusions/comments on newspaper, journal and internet articles within the realm of Anatomy and Physiology. (GEO 1, 2, 3)
16. Collaborate effectively in diverse laboratory or course groups. (GEO 4)

ACTS Equivalent Course Number: BIOL 2404

Latest Update Effective: Summer 2021

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