BIOL120W
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This is a one-semester course designed to introduce students to the structures and functions of the human body. Background topics include chemistry for human biology, cell structure and function, and human organization. Major topics include the digestive, circulatory, lymphatic, respiratory, urinary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, reproductive systems, the senses and basic genetics. Lab activities are designed to enhance and reinforce selected lecture topics. Integrated laboratory work augments lecture topics. (The course is designed to expose those individuals not involved in direct patient care with information required for medical billing and coding.)