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BIO121 Human Anatomy & Physiology I

This course involves the study of the structure and function of the human body. The lecture portion of the course begins with the chemical, cellular, and tissue levels of organization in the body. The course then progresses to the anatomy and physiology of the integumentary, skeletal, muscular and nervous systems. The laboratory portion of the course utilizes anatomical models and preserved specimens. In addition, students will perform physiological lab experiments and utilize computer-simulated experiments. Lecture: 3 hours; Laboratory: 3 hours No pre-requisites, although high-school general biology and chemistry courses are recommended.