BIO 112 - Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology
Lecture Hours: 3 Lab Hours: 3 Credits: 4
Description: This course is a basic integrated study of the structure and function of the human body.
Prerequisite(s): Take (BIO 100 or High School Biology) ENG 100 , MAT 100 and RDG 100 with a minimum grade of C.
- The terminology related to the anatomical organization and regulation of the body
- The basic chemistry of the body
- The structure and function of the cells and tissues of the body
- The structure and function of the integumentary system
- The structure and function of the skeletal and muscular systems
- The structure and function of the nervous system
- The structure and function of the endocrine system
- The structure and function of the lymphatic system to include immunity
- The structure and function of the cardiovascular system
- The structure and function of the respiratory system
- The structure and function of the digestive system to include metabolism
- The structure and function of the urinary and reproductive systems
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An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.
A = 90 - 100
B = 80 - 89
C = 70 - 79
D = 60 - 69
F = 0 - 59
Student Learning Outcomes:
- Describe the anatomical organization of the body.
- Explain the relationship between the components of an atom and how chemical bonds are formed.
- Distinguish between the organelles of a cell and the functions of each.
- Describe the process of Mitosis and distinguish between the phases.
- Describe the organization of the four tissue types of the human body.
- Describe the organization of the 11 organ systems of the human body.
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