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BIO 160 Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology
Credit Hours:  4
Effective Term: Fall 2015
SUN#: None
AGEC: Physical and Biological Sciences  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only

Description: An introduction to and study of the structure and function of the human body. Structural organization, homeostasis, control mechanisms, and the major organ systems of the body will be emphasized.

Prerequisites: RDG094

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Explain the process of scientific inquiry and how it is used in the study of the human body.
2. (Application Level) Properly use medical/anatomical terminology.
3. (Analysis Level) Compare the basic physiology involved in the structure and life processes of living things.
4. (Evaluation Level) Interpret the concept of homeostasis and compare how the body systems act to maintain it.
5. (Analysis Level) Distinguish the function of cells, tissues, organs and organ systems.
6. (Analysis Level) Recognize how organ structure and function are inter-related.
7. (Knowledge Level) Name the major organ systems and list the organs associated with each system.
8. (Evaluation Level) Evaluate the general functions of each organ system.
9. (Analysis Level) Classify body structures and organs.
10. (Synthesis Level) Categorize pathological conditions that affect individual body systems.
11. (Application Level) Apply the foundations of human anatomy and physiology to a specific set of demonstrable lab skills.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation