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.

Highly Recommended Prerequisite: General Biology II (BIO116 and BIO116L) or
equivalent
Lecture Hours: 45
Lab Hours: 0 (online lecture only) or 30 (in-classroom and hybrid)
Total Units: 3 (online lecture only) or 4 (in-classroom or hybrid courses that include
lab)
Course Format: Accelerated Science Courses take place in 4 or 5 weeks. Classes and
laboratories are offered in many formats such as daytime, nights, weekends, in-classroom, hybrid
(classroom and online), and 100% online. All courses repeat regularly, giving many opportunities to
complete the course(s) you need.

Registration for in-classroom or hybrid course offerings include lecture (BIO221) and lab
(BIO221L).


Fall 2019 In-Classroom Offerings (4 units with lab)

Class Start Date Class End Date Days Class Times*
Oct 19, 2019 Nov 13, 2019 Sat, Sun 9:00A-6:00P
Oct 21, 2019 Nov 13, 2019 Mon, Tues 1:00P-9:30P
Nov 8, 2019 Dec 18, 2019 Fri 5:00P-10:00P Lab
Sat 9:00A-6:00P   Lecture


Fall 2019 Hybrid Course Offerings (4 units with lab)

3 units Online class

Class Start Date Class End Date Days Class Times
Oct 17, 2019 Nov 13, 2019 Online – no daily requirements No specific times


1 unit On-Campus Lab

Class Start Date Class End Date Days Class Times*
Nov 4, 2019 Nov 7, 2019 Mon, Tues, Wed – Lab on-campus 8:00A-5:00P
Thurs  – Lab Final on-campus 8:00A-10:30A


Spring 2020 In-Classroom Offerings (4 units with lab)

Class Start Date Class End Date Days Class Times*
Jan 2, 2020 Jan 29, 2020 Thurs, Fri 1:00P-9:30P
Jan 4, 2020 Jan 29, 2020 Sat, Sun 9:00A-6:00P
Feb 29, 2020 Mar 25, 2020 Sat, Sun 9:00A-6:00P
Mar 2, 2020 Mar 25, 2020 Mon, Tues 1:00P-9:30P
Mar 13, 2020 Apr 15, 2020 Fri 5:00P-10:00P Lab
Sat 9:00A-6:00P   Lecture


Spring 2020 Hybrid Course Offerings (4 units with lab)

3 units Online class – 3 start date options

Class Start Date Class End Date Days Class Times
Jan 2, 2020 Jan 29, 2020 Online – no daily requirements No specific times
Jan 30, 2020 Feb 26, 2020 Online – no daily requirements No specific times
Feb 27, 2020 Mar 26, 2020 Online – no daily requirements No specific times


1 unit Lab On-Campus – 1 start date option

Class Start Date Class End Date Days Class Times*
March 23, 2020 March 26, 2020 Mon, Tues, Wed – Lab on-campus 8:00A-5:00P
Thurs  – Lab Final on-campus 8:00A-10:30A

*Class times are subject to change

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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