Anatomy & Physiology


Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the organization of the human body
  • Explain the contribution that each body system makes to homeostasis of the body
  • Identify the major anatomical structures and the purposes of each body system
  • Explain basic physiological processes in each of the body systems
  • Describe selected human diseases in terms of definition, cause, signs and symptoms, diagnostic procedures, and possible treatments for each of the body systems
  • Describe common issues or changes that occur in each body system throughout the lifespan       This class includes the following eText:

Marieb, Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology, 10th Edition (2012); ISBN: 0321707281