Course Descriptions

BIOL 20400 Human Anatomy and Physiology (Nursing Learning Community)

Session Offered:

Spring Credit 4.0

Prerequisites:

BIOL 20300.  Consent of instructor required  

Description:

BIOL 20400 (Nursing Learning Community)  is the second semester of a two-semester course that includes two 50-minute lectures, one recitation in preparation for the laboratory, and one two-hour lab. This course is designed to give the student a basic understanding of the anatomy, organization and function of the human body.  To assist the student in mastering the subject matter, there will be introductory lectures on the basic concepts of biochemistry and cell biology before the major topics of the course are dealt with.  These topics include the organization of the human body; muscle and bone; the nervous system (including the special senses); the cardiovascular system; respiration; digestion; metabolism; excretion; fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance; the endocrine system; reproduction and genetics.  The subject matter will be related to relevant questions of clinical or health-related importance. This is the second semester of a two-semester sequence.  BIOL 20200/20400 should NOT be taken out of sequence.  Any student wishing to do so must obtain the instructors permission.  This section of the course is for Nursing Learning Community students only.

Instructor(s):

C. David B. Bridges


E-mail:
bridgesc@purdue.edu

Textbook(s):

Text 1:  Biology 20200/20400 Lecture Notes  (New Edition - Required)
Year/Edition:  Spring 2012
ISBN Number:  978-0-7380-4960-1
Author(s):  CDB Bridges
Publisher:  Hayden-McNeil                                   

Text 2:  BIOL 20400 - Laboratory Manual  (New Edition - Required for BIOL 20400 only)
Year/Edition:  Spring 2012

ISBN Number: 978-0-7380-4959-5
Author(s):  CDB Bridges and S Michael
Publisher:  Hayden-McNeil                                      

Text 3:  Di Fiore?s Atlas of Histology with functional correlations  (Required for BIOL 20300 and 20400)
Year/Edition:  2007/11th or earlier
ISBN Number:  978-0-7817-7057-6
Author(s):  Victor P. Eroschenko
Publisher:  Williams and Wilkins                                   

Text 4:  Human Anatomy  (Same - Recommended - Optional)
Year/Edition:  all editions are acceptable
ISBN Number: 
Author(s):  Martini & Timmons
Publisher:  Prentice Hall                                   

Text 5:   Coloring Guide to Anatomy & Physiology  (Same- Recommended - Optional)
Year/Edition:  latest
ISBN Number:
Author(s):  J.A. and R.J. Stone
Publisher:  Wm. C. Brown                                   

Note:  "i>clicker" will be used, please purchase on line or at bookstores.

Further supplemental materials are NOT required or recommended for this course.
Bookstores should not present such material for student purchase.

Notes:

Instructor permission needed for lab section L34



Grading:

Straight scale:  90-100% = A; 80-89% = B; 70-79% =C; 60-69% = D; 59% or less = F.



Course Format:

For this offering of BIOL 20400 (Nursing Learning Community) you must enroll in one of the following schedule types:  Lec, Lab listed below and any one of  the 7 recitations.

CRN

Sec

Type

Days

Time

Location

12097

002

Lec

TTH

730-1020

LILY 1105


 

REC

 

 

 

WTHR 172

57354

L34

LAB

TH

930-1120

LILY G130



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