Anatomy & Physiology II

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Description: This course is the second in a two part series covering gross and microscopic structure of human body and basic understanding of physiological mechanisms. This course introduces the principles of regulation and integration of the body including the fundamentals of nervous tissue and the nervous system covering the central/peripheral and somatic/autonomic nervous systems; the cardiovascular system including blood, heart, blood vessels and physiology of circulation; the lymphatic system including the lymphoid organs and tissues, the immune system including innate and adaptive body defenses, the respiratory system including functional anatomy and respiratory physiology, the urinary system, the principles of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance in human body, and the reproductive system including both male and female sexual reproduction anatomy and physiology. 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 (BIO226) and lab (BIO226L).

Upcoming 100% In-Classroom Course Offerings:
Sep. 20, 2018 - Oct. 17, 2018 (Thursday/Friday)
Sep. 22, 2018 - Oct. 17, 2018 (Saturday/Sunday)
Nov. 17, 2018 - Dec. 19, 2018 (Saturday/Sunday)
Nov. 19, 2018 - Dec. 19, 2018 (Monday/Tuesday)

Prerequisites: High School Diploma or equivalent; Anatomy & Physiology I
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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