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BIOL 181: Anatomy and Physiology I

Prerequisite(s):
-Complete high school/college lvl BIOL course within five years or BIOL 099 with a C or better
AND
-Completion of MATH 094 or 095 or higher OR
-Completion of MATH 89 and 131/141 OR
-Place at college level math
AND
-Place at college level English

This course is the first in a two semester sequence dealing with the structure and function of the human body that begins with the biochemical, cellular and tissue levels of organization, homeostasis and feedback loops. Information from all levels of biological organization is presented for the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine systems. The course explores both the normal and pathologic conditions. The laboratory exercises use human models and preserved animal specimens. (BIOL 182 completes the sequence). 4 credit hours

Transferrable Elective Course: This course generally should transfer to an Illinois Articulation Initiative college or university. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

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