May 21, 2019  
2018-2019 College Catalog 
    
2018-2019 College Catalog

BIO 164 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I


Credit Hours: 4
Prerequisite: science ACT of 21 or higher, or   with a C- or better, or permission. Human Anatomy and Physiology I is the first course in a two-semester sequence in which anatomy and physiology are studied using a body systems approach, with emphasis on the interrelationships between form and function at the gross and microscopic levels of organization. Anatomy & Physiology I includes: basic anatomical and directional terminology; fundamental concepts and principles of cell biology; histology; the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous system including special senses. This course meets the needs of students in nursing, physical education, and nutrition. It is not intended to fulfill requirements for students majoring in biology or preparing for careers as medical doctors, dentists, or similar health professions requiring higher division anatomy and physiology courses. Laboratory included. Fall