Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: BIO                                     Course Number: 355                                    
Course Title: Human Physiology
Subject: Biology
CUNY Subject Area: Biology
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This lecture course will explore the molecular physiological function of the cells, tissues, organs, and organ systems of the human body. Special attention will be paid to homeostasis and the integrated coordination of these diverse organ systems, the pathophysiology of common diseases, and pharmacological strategies to treat the underlying pathology. In addition to in-class examinations, students will research and deliver class presentations on diseases throughout the semester.

Prerequisite: ENG 102 or 201, BIO104, CHE103 or CHE102
Start Date:    06/30/2012                         End Date: