|Course Name:||Anatomy & Physiology - Year
|Entity:||Arcadia High School
|Description:||3 Hrs. of Dual Credit Mid-Plains CC North Platte, NE
Overview: This course is designed for students pursuing careers in allied health fields and who have minimal background in physical and biological sciences with an optional self-review of chemistry necessary to understand biological
processes. The CODEC system will provide visual contact for lecture,
discussions, grading, videos or a variety of learning options. All assignments will be scheduled using Schoology a Course Management Software.
Covered chapters include: Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology; Cells; Cellular Metabolism; Tissues; Skin and the Integumentary System; Skeletal System; Muscular System; Nervous System; Somatic and Special Senses; Blood; Cardiovascular System; Digestion and Nutrition; Respiratory System; Reproductive Systems
The following chapters are only covered if time allows: Chemical Basis of Life; Endocrine System; Lymphatic System and Immunity; Urinary System; Water, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance; Pregnancy, Growth, and Development
|Subjects:||Physical Ed, Science, Health Science
|Grade Levels:||11 - 12
|Prerequisites:||High School Biology is a mandatory prerequisite
Chemistry is suggested prerequisite or co-requisite
Medical Terminology is a very highly recommended prerequisite or co-requisite
|Comments:||Required Materials: Hole's Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology; 10th edition; Shier, Butler, and Lewis, editors.
Laboratory Manual used as a workbook is Hole’s essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology:10th edition; by Terry R. Martin (Sheir, Butler & Lewis)Schools need to purchase NEW LAB Manuals from Arcadia Public Schools. Laptop preferred(or desktop computer in a Distance Learning Room)
Schoology Course Management/Skype, texting, Google/g-mail are all forms of communication.
High Speed Internet at home is optional but very beneficial for homework
Class time +/- 5 min. on Arcadia HS schedule.