Jan 15, 2021  
2016-2017 Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

BIO 232 - Human Biology 2

4 credit hours - Three hours of lecture and three hours of laboratory weekly; one term.
This course meets the Biological and Physical Sciences General Education Requirement.

Study the anatomy and physiology of the circulatory, lymphatic, respiratory, urinary, muscular, digestive, endocrine and reproductive systems. Additional topics include body fluid composition, acid-base balance, electrolytes and early human development. Lab fee $30.

Prerequisite(s): BIO 231   and eligibility for ENG 111   or ENG 115  or ENG 121 .

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
 

  • Summarizes the general features of sensations and sensory receptors, and the structural and functional details of the eye and the ear
  • Relates the microscopic anatomy of the formed elements of blood to their function and life cycle
  • Analyzes common lab tests related to blood analysis
  • Analyzes the components of hemostasis
  • Relates the composition of plasma to its functions
  • Correlates gross and microscopic anatomy with physiology for the human heart
  • Analyzes the factors that control of normal heart function
  • Analyzes common clinical tests related to heart function
  • Correlates microscopic anatomy of blood vessels with their function in the cardiovascular system
  • Identifies the major arteries and veins of the human cardiovascular system
  • Analyzes common clinical tests related to blood vessels
  • Analyzes the factors underlying the physiology of circulation
  • Analyzes the dynamics of the exchanges occurring across the wall of the capillary
  • Correlates microscopic and gross anatomy with physiology for the lymphatic system
  • Analyzes the mechanisms of nonspecific and specific defense against disease
  • Correlates microscopic and gross anatomy with physiology for the respiratory system
  • Investigates the process pulmonary ventilation
  • Analyzes the factors underlying the physiology of respiration
  • Analyzes the cellular anatomy, cellular physiology and energetics of skeletal muscle contraction
  • Analyzes the factors underlying the physiology of the digestive system
  • Correlates microscopic and gross anatomy with physiology for the urinary system
  • Analyzes the factors underlying the physiology of the urinary system
  • Correlates microscopic and gross anatomy with physiology for the endocrine system
  • Analyzes the factors underlying the physiology of the endocrine system
  • Correlates microscopic and gross anatomy with physiology for the reproductive system
  • Analyzes the factors underlying the physiology of the reproductive system
Core Competencies
Core 1 Communication Core 2 Technology Fluency Core 3 Information Literacy Core 4 Personal Wellness Core 5 Self Management Core 6 Scientific Reasoning Core 7 Quantitative Reasoning Core 8 Social and Civic Responsibility Core 9 Global Perspective Core 10 Innovative and Critical Thinking