Dec 10, 2023
BIO 210 - Anatomy & Physiology I
Lecture Hours: 3 Lab Hours: 3 Credits: 4
Description: This is the first in a sequence of courses, including an intensive coverage of the body as an integrated whole. All body systems are studied. Note: The prerequisites for this course may be changing effective January 2018. Any changes will be posted by November 2017.
Prerequisite(s): Take MAT 101 or MAT 152 or MAT 103 , and ENG 100 , RDG 100 and (BIO 100 or High School Biology) with a minimum grade of C.
- Anatomical terminology describing body regions, body planes, and directional references
- Homeostasis, negative and positive feedback
- Chemical level of organization
- Cellular and tissue level of organization
- Metabolism and energetics
- Structure and function of the integumentary system
- Structure and function of the skeletal system
- Structure and function of the muscular system
- Structure and function of the nervous system
- Structure and function of the special senses
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Any additional materials may be provided by the Instructor.
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:
- Recognize the major functions of the various cells of the skeletal system.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the processes of glycolysis, glycogenolysis, gluconeogenesis, and glycogenesis.
- Recognize the outcomes of the chemical reactions involved in the Citric Acid Cycle.
- Recognize the role of Na+-K+ ATPase in the generation of muscle/neuron cell transmembrane electrochemical gradients.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the components of a sarcomere.
- Distinguish among voltage-gated, chemically or ligand-gated, and mechanically-gated channels.
- Distinguish between activities either stimulated or inhibited by the parasympathetic and sympathetic nervous systems.
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