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BSCI 1040

This course provides a basic knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the cell and the various body systems including the skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, circulatory, respiratory, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems. Throughout the course, students will be introduced to the concept of homeostasis and what is necessary for the normal structure and functioning of the body systems, as well as how imbalance in homeostasis results in disease. Emphasis will be placed on the terminology relating to anatomy and physiology as a foundation to understanding personal health, being successful in future biology courses and/or pursuing a career in a health related field. (4 hrs. per week)
Prerequisite: None.