BIOL 220 Anatomy and Physiology I/Lab

Study of the structure and function of the human body. Students understand the organization of the body from simple to complex, from the chemical level to the system level and the interrelationships between them. Students gain an understanding of the role and importance passive and active processes, membrane potentials, feedback systems have in maintaining homeostasis. Understand diagnostic treatments, procedures and technology used to identify and treat human disease and disorders. Understand disease mechanisms in each system. Understand the chemical basis of life and the anatomy and physiology of cells and tissues. Understand body structure and function. Understand the link between homeostatic imbalance and disease. Organ systems that can be covered include musculoskeletal, respiratory, circulatory, nervous, integumentary, endocrine, lymphatic, digestive, reproductive, and urinary.