BSC2085

Anatomy and Physiology

Course Code: BSC2085

Credit Hours: 3 semester hours credit

Effective beginning: Fall 2020

 

Course Description:
This course focuses on the study of the anatomical and physiological functions of the human body. The scope of the course includes basic organization and structure with histology, integumentary system, skeletal system, muscular system, and nervous system.

Course Details

Prerequisites:

Prerequisite:  Successful completion of one year of high school biology or a  grade of “C” or higher in BSC 1005.   

Instructors:

Dr. Amanda Clark
clarka@chipola.edu

Dr. Terolyn Lay
layt@chipola.edu

Dr. David Hilton
hiltond@chipola.edu

 

 

Required textbooks/ course materials:

Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology with Modified Mastering A&P™, 11th Edition

Frederic H. Martini, Judi L. Nath, and Edwin F. Bartholomew, Pearson   ISBN-9780134478753

Or

Modified Mastering A & P with eBook  ISBN-9780134509181

 

Assignment/course outline:

See your Instructor First Day Handout for individual instructor assignment schedule.

 

Discipline-level learning outcomes:

Area 2 - Natural Science: Explore the Nature of Science

The purpose of the study of the natural sciences component in the core curriculum is to enable the student to understand, construct, and evaluate relationships in the natural sciences, and to understand the bases for building and testing scientific theories.

NS-1 Recognize appropriate scientific terminology.

NS-2 Apply scientific principles or concepts. 

NS-3 Solve real-world problems using scientific knowledge.

 

Course-level student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods

Apply appropriate vocabulary and terminology relalted to human anatomy and physiology.

Identify important anatomical structures in the systems discussed.

Describe the relationship between structure and function in the systems discussed.

Recognize the processes involved in homeostatic regulation in the body.

NS-1

NS-1, NS-2

NS-1, NS-2

NS-1, NS-2, NS-3

 

Quizzes, Tests, Cumulative Final, Homework 

 

 

Lecture is the primary method of instruction. Students are expected to be attentive and are encouraged to ask questions. Lectures will come primarily from the textbook in formats that may include power point presentations, white board illustrations, videos, and web-based technologies.  Laboratory activities are designed to correlate with the lecture material to aid in student understanding.  Homework assignments and quizzes, including the web-based Mastering Anatomy & Physiology, are required.

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