BIO-231 - Anatomy & Physiology 1

3 credits

A comprehensive study of the structure and function of the human body, to serve as a background for the application of scientific principles in both everyday life and the work of various health disciplines. Laboratory practice includes the study of tissues by using microscopic examinations and the dissection of animal specimens, along with physiological experimentation. Units covered are concerned with general introductory material, the skeleton, muscles and the nervous system.

Prerequisite(s): DRG 092 or DWT 099 or placement at college-level English or Reading. BIO 101 or BIO 201 (minimum grade of C+) or MAT 097 (minimum grade of C-).   

Corequisite(s): BIO 231L 

Mass Transfer Block: Credits earned in this course are counted towards the MassTransfer Block Natural or Physical Science requirements.

Previously known as: BIOL-132