Sep 29, 2020
BIO 210 - Anatomy & Physiology I
Class: 3 Lab: 3 Credits: 4
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 Web site www.sccsc.edu/bookstore
Any additional materials may be provided by the Instructor.
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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Official Course Syllabus