Anatomy and Physiology

What is this class?  Anatomy and Physiology
Prerequisites: Biology, Chemistry and “B” overall average high school science classes or consent of instructor. 
LUHS Course Number:  04531 / 04532 
LUHS Science Credit: 1 credit 

What you will learn in this course:

A study of the structure and function of the human body. Emphasis will be placed on physiology. The course is geared towards students interested in pursuing a career in a health related field. Labs include dissections, which are a required component of the course.

How you will learn in this course:
Anatomy/Physiology is taught through text, lecture, discussion, labs and demonstrations
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Why this course is important: 
Knowledge of the human body and how it works is not only important for those going into a health related field, it is also important for everyone to understand the basic structure and function of their body.

LUHS Course Description: 
General Anatomy and Physiology, “Examines basic concepts of human anatomy and physiology as they relate to health sciences.  Using a body systems approach, the course emphasizes the interrelationships between structure and function at the gross and microscopic levels of organization of the entire human body.  It is intended to prepare health care professionals who need to apply basic concepts of whole body anatomy and physiology to informed decision-making and professional communication with colleagues and patients.”

2019-2020 Course Syllabus and Timeline

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