Description: This course is designed primarily for health sciences programs including medicine, physician assistant, chiropractic, dental hygiene, pharmacy, nursing, physical therapy, sports and leisure studies, and other medical related fields. It is an in depth study of human function. Special attention is given to the abnormal as well as the normal functional state of the organ systems including integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, lymphatic, respiratory, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems. The laboratory experience includes selected exercises that emphasize the interrelationships between structure and function.
Registration for this course includes lecture (BIO261) and lab (BIO261L).
Upcoming Human Physiology Course Offerings:
Nov 18, 2017 - Dec 20, 2017 (Saturday/Sunday)
Apr 7, 2018 - May 2, 2018 (Saturday/Sunday)
Jul 28, 2018 - Aug 22, 2018 (Saturday/Sunday)
Prerequisites: please contact the Office of Admissions for information regarding prerequisite requirements for this course.
Lecture Hours: 45
Lab Hours: 30
Total Units: 4
Course Format: All Accelerated Science Courses take place in 4 or 5 weekends. Classes and laboratories are offered on either Friday/Saturday or Saturday/Sunday depending on the course. Please contact the Office of Admissions for more details about this course.