Liberal Arts > Biology

General Information

  • Name: Elements of Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Division: Liberal Arts
  • Discipline: Biology
  • Units (Credits): 3.00

I. Catalog Course Description

Provides students with an intense descriptive overview of anatomy and physiology with related, illustrative pathology and microbiology.


II. Course Objectives and Linkage to General Education Program

The information in the parentheses after a course objective refers to the specific general education (GE) learning outcome that the objective meets. Objectives without this information are not linked to WNC’s general education program.

Upon successful completion of BIOL 200, Elements of Human Anatomy and Physiology, (defined as a 75% course score or better) learners will be able to:

  • Describe the anatomy and physiology of the 11 systems of the body (GE #1);
  • Illustrate and explain the function of cell types in the human body (GE #1, #4);
  • Illustrate and explain the function of biomolecules in the human body (GE #1);
  • Draw conclusions of elementary (sophomore) level system pathologies of humans (GE #1).

III. Topics

All students will have a basic (one semester of a non-lab-based one-semester course) knowledge of the human integumentary, muscular, skeletal, nervous, endocrine, circulatory, pulmonary, digestive, urinary, immune, and reproductive systems, and their applications to human health, pathology and some fundamental applied microbiology (to each organ system).


Scheduled BIOL-200 classes:

Fall 2019

There are currently no BIOL-200 classes scheduled for this term.