Human Anatomy and Physiology
This course provides an introduction to the structure, function, and integration of different cells and organ systems within the human body.
What you can learn.
- Recognize the anatomical and physiological scope and importance of the human body
- Define the chemical principles underlying physiological processes of the human body
- Assess the basic types of human body tissues and major organ systems
About this course:This course provides an introduction to the structure, function, and integration of cells, tissues, and organs of the human body. Students learn about the muscular, nervous, cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, renal, endocrine, reproductive, sensory, and cognitive systems. Instruction develops from molecular and cellular principles through organs and organ systems. It also covers energy metabolism and fluid compartments; considering homeostasis and responses to stress; and concluding with central nervous system functions in movement, consciousness, and language.
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.
For general education students. Meets physiology requirement in Fitness Instruction Certificate.
Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 8, 2020. Internet access required.