Anatomy & Physiology I

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Description: This course is the first in a two part series covering gross and microscopic structure of human body and basic understanding of physiological mechanisms. The course provides thorough analyses of organization of human body including chemical, cellular and tissue levels of organization; covering support and movement of the body including the integumentary system, bones and skeletal tissue, the human skeleton, joints, muscle tissue and the muscular system; regulation and integration of the body including the endocrine system; and the systems required for body maintenance including digestive system and the principles of nutrition, metabolism, and energy balance . Laboratory includes work with microscope, Anatomage table, human body models, and cadavers. Accepted as transfer credit by numerous colleges and universities.

Registration for this course includes lecture (BIO221) and lab (BIO221L).

Upcoming 100% In-Classroom Course Offerings:
Aug. 23, 2018 - Sep. 19, 2018 (Thursday/Friday)
Aug. 25, 2018 - Sep. 19, 2018 (Saturday/Sunday)
Oct. 20, 2018 - Nov. 14, 2018 (Saturday/Sunday)
Oct. 22, 2018 - Nov. 14, 2018 (Monday/Tuesday)
Nov. 9, 2018 - Dec. 15, 2018 (Friday/Saturday)

Prerequisites: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Lecture Hours: 45
Lab Hours: 30
Total Units: 4
Course Format: All Accelerated Science Courses take place in 4 or 5 weeks. Classes and laboratories are offered in many formats such as daytime, weekend, and hybrid. All courses repeat regularly, giving many opportunities to complete the course(s) you need.

Classes fill quickly, so please do not wait to apply. Students are registered on a first-come, first-served basis. All courses are listed in SCU publications and the application regardless of the current number of registrants. Registration is not confirmed until an email is sent. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please confirm registration by emailing [email protected].

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