BIO121 Anatomy & Physiology I

The basic principles of chemistry are reviewed and the basic principles of biology are introduced. These are followed by an introduction to the study of the structure and functioning of the human body. Systems covered are integumentary, skeletal, muscular and nervous. Emphasis will be placed on the interrelationships among the systems. Related topics such as diseases of the systems will be integrated where applicable. Laboratory work will include experiments, dissection, microscope work, and the study of charts and models. Please note: Prerequisites are BIO 115 Physiological Chemistry or CHM 111 College Chemistry or higher with a minimum grade of "C".

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CHM111 or higher Minimum Grade of: C or BIO115 Physiological Chemistry Minimum Grade of: C and Reading proficiency or RWR090 Reading Writing and Reasoning Minimum Grade of: C


  • Free Elective

  • Liberal Arts Elective

  • Reading Content Course

  • Science Elective

  • Quantitative Reason Intensive

  • Science Technology Intensive