Honors Anatomy & Physiology

Course Information: Elective

This course is for students who are interested in a more detailed study of the structures and functions of the human body. Class lectures will include the study of cells, biochemistry, and molecular biology and provide an understanding of the cardiovascular, respiratory, lymphatic, immune, digestive, urinary, and reproductive systems in the human body. Metabolism, nutrition, body heat regualtion, body fluid regualtion, human growth and development, and heredity are studied in this course as well. Laboratory dissection is used to complement the lectures, discussions, and demonstrations.

Textbook Website
The companion website for Anatomy and Physiology.

Skeletal System
A great tutorial for learning the bones of the human body.

Muscular System
Study the muscles of the human body by regions.

Nervous System
In depth look at the nerves, neurons, spinal cord, and functions of this system.

Histology
A look at various tissue samples from the human body.

Gross Anatomy
This website takes a look at each of the major body systems.

Fetal Pig Dissection Lab
Step-by-step instructions for studying the fetal pig.

Fetal Pig Virtual Dissection
A virtual look at the fetal pig. PowerPoint presentation included!

Frog Dissection
A virtual look at frog dissection.