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Courses in the Department of Physiology are listed in the Time Schedule as part of the Medical School's offerings in the subsection Physiology. The following courses count as LS&A courses for LS&A degree credit.
101. Introduction to
Human Physiology. Students must have at least sophomore
standing. Prior exposure to introductory chemistry is helpful.
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled
in Physiol. 502. (4). (NS). (BS).
The overall student objectives for this course are to: (1) know the functions of the major organs of the body; (2) understand the basic physical-chemical mechanisms responsible for each organ's function; (3) relate organ functions to the concept of maintaining the internal environment; (4) recognize pathological states (disease) as consequences of altered normal function. In addition to lectures, there is a discussion section which meets once a week. The textbook used is Human Physiology: The Mechanisms of Body Functions by Vander, Sherman, and Luciano. In addition, there is a course pack containing approximately 600 figures and diagrams that will be used in lecture. There will be two examinations during the term and a comprehensive final examination. Must have at least sophomore standing. Cost:3 WL:4 (Sherman)
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