Tompkins Cortland Community College

BIOL201 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I

The first course of a two-semester introductory level sequence in human anatomy and physiology intended for students pursuing a career in fields such as medicine, chiropractic, physical therapy, physical education, or recreation. Topics considered are body plan and organization, biochemical organization and function of cells, metabolism, homeostasis, tissues, skeletal and muscular systems, and the nervous system. Dissection of the cat supplements the laboratory materials. Substantial outside preparation for lectures and laboratories is required. BIOL 201 fulfills the SUNY General Education Natural Sciences requirement. Prerequisites: BIOL 104, or BIOL 101 and 102; MATH 095 or MATH 098 and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 100 if required by placement testing. 4 Cr. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.) Fall semester.