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Course Descriptions


BIOL 181: Anatomy and Physiology I

Prerequisite(s):
-High school or college level biology course within the last five years OR
-Completion of BIOL 099 with a grade of C or higher
AND
-Placement at college level math
AND
-Placement at college level English and reading

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.