University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I
 

Subject: BIOL

Course Number : 0212

Course Title:  HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I

Course Description:

A study of the gross and microscopic anatomy, physiology, and homeostatic mechanisms of the human body, stressing the relationship of structure to function. This semester covers cell types and tissues and the cellular processes of osmosis, diffusion, and active and passive transport; the integumentary system; the skeletal system and joints and bone metabolism; the muscular system and mechanisms of muscular contraction; the nervous system, mechanism of nerve impulse conduction, and the special and somatic senses. Three hours of lecture per week

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Life Sciences       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: lower level