Fundamentals of Human Physiology

PHYSCI X 401

Discover the biochemical and biophysical principles underlying the physiological processes of the human body while simultaneously applying these principles in the laboratory.

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Classroom
Starting at $1,005.00
As few as 11 weeks
6.0

What you will learn.

  • Assess muscle physiology and control of body movements
  • Comprehend electrical properties of cell and bodily processes
  • Evaluate respiration, digestion and metabolic regulations

About this course:

This course presents the biochemical and biophysical principles underlying the physiological processes of the human body. Lectures cover cell structure, molecular movement and control mechanisms, energy and metabolism, neural control and sensory systems, enzyme function, endocrinology, muscle physiology, control of body movement, circulation, respiration, immunity, kidney function, digestion, and metabolic regulation. Laboratories emphasize practical application of theory reviewed in lectures. Special emphasis is placed on pathological conditions and their treatments.
Prerequisites
Basic college-level chemistry, biology, and human anatomy are strongly recommended.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Canceled
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Tuesday, Thursday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: UCLA
372973
Fee:
$1,005.00
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Notes

Enrollment and class participation are contingent on signing a liability waiver. Students must attend both laboratory and lecture sessions to receive credit.

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 2, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 07, 2020
Course Requirements
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Mar 31, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu Apr 2, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue Apr 7, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu Apr 9, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue Apr 14, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu Apr 16, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue Apr 21, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu Apr 23, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue Apr 28, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu Apr 30, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue May 5, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu May 7, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue May 12, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu May 14, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue May 19, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu May 21, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue May 26, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu May 28, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue Jun 2, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu Jun 4, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Tue Jun 9, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283
Lecture
Thu Jun 11, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
UCLA
Boelter Hall 4283

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