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Basic Anatomy and Physiology

  • Areas of Interest: Curriculum Course
  • Credits: 5
  • Class Hours: 4
  • Lab Hours: 2
  • Course Code: BIO-163
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-requisites: None
Fall, Spring

This course provides a basic study of the structure and function of the human body. Topics include a basic study of the body systems as well as an introduction to homeostasis, cells, tissues, nutrition, acid-base balance, and electrolytes. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a basic understanding of the fundamental principles of anatomy and physiology and their interrelationships. This course contains a lab component. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA and ICAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement.