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BIOL& 175
Human Biology w/Lab


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60

AA Discipline: [Natural Sciences]

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


Description
Evolution, ecology, nutrition, the functioning of cells, tissues, and the major organ systems will form the core of this course. Emphasis is on providing sufficient background materials to enable student to make informed decisions relating to the biological aspects of the human body. This course is designed primarily for the non-science major. Lecture is supported by video presentations, dissections, possible field trips and outside speakers. Lab work required. This course does not fulfill the requirements for the Nursing program. Prerequisite: Appropriate placement score or grade of C or higher in ENGL 087; or permission of the Science Division Chair or designee. Recommended: READ 088. Formerly BIO 120, Bio of the Human Organism.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Have an understanding of the structures and functions of the human body.
  • Develop an introduction to scientific thinking and knowledge.
  • Develop critical thinking in the application of basic knowlege.
  • Have an awareness of current advances and events in science with application to human health.
  • Individually research, including Internet research, critical reading and thinking, report writing, and proper literature and electronic reference citations.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    BIOL& 175
    Spring 2014
    8012
    Sharon Johnson
    BIOL& 175
    Spring 2013
    8006
    Sharon Johnson
    BIOL& 175
    Spring 2012
    8017
    Sharon Johnson
    BIOL& 175
    Winter 2012
    8018
    Sharon Johnson
    BIOL& 175
    Spring 2011
    8018
    Sharon Johnson


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.