Prerequisite for A&P I : Minimum grade of 2.0 in BIOL& 211, or recent High School A&P, and Chemistry with a B or better (or a score of 3 or more in Advanced Placement Biology), or instructor permission.
Prerequisite for A&P II: BIOL& 241
Anatomy Physiology I & II are required for students entering into the Nursing Program. Students in A&P I will study the structure and function of the human skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine systems (including receptor-ligand interactions), and introductory histology.
In A&P II, students will continue their study of the structure and function of human systems including; cardiovascular, lymphatic, respiratory, digestive, urinary, and reproductive.
Both A&P I and II requires four hours of lab per week that will be devoted to hands-on experience with cat and organ dissection as well as experimental procedures in cell transport, cardiovascular function, and spirometry. Human autopsy slides, tissue slides, models and skeletons will be utilized.