HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II

 

Subject: BIOL

Course Number : 0213

Course Title:  HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II

Course Description:

A continuation of the study of human anatomy and physiology. This semester covers the cardiovascular system and regulation of heart rate, blood pressure and volume, blood typing, and exchange between blood and somatic cells; the respiratory system and mechanisms of acid-base balance; the endocrine system and the regulation of hormone action and release; the digestive system and control of digestive enzymes; the urinary system and electrolyte balance; the immune system, defense mechanisms, and the inflammatory process; nutrition and anabolic and catabolic processes; the reproductive system and its hormonal regulation; and growth and development. Three hours of lecture per week.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Life Sciences       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  BIOL 0212 or permission of the instructor

Course Level: lower level