The Human Body: How It Functions
Using a systems approach, this course provides an understanding of the human body as an integration of biochemical, mechanical, and physical functions.
What you can learn.
- Address normal human body functions from very basic molecular interactions to complex organ systems
- Understand how various systems within the human body interact with each other
About this course:The body is a dynamic organism exhibiting a complex integration of biochemical, mechanical, and physical functions. This course provides a systems approach to understand the normal function of cells, nerves, hormones, muscles, respiratory system, heart and circulation, immune system, digestion, and metabolism.
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
This course provides a foundation for additional required courses in the Fitness Instruction Certificate and should be taken first. Meets physiology requirement in Fitness Instruction Certificate.
Enrollment deadline: April 3, 2020. Internet access required.