Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE ID:
OOSL-0083
Organization's ID:
BIO201L
Organization:
Location:
Online
Length:
14 weeks (27 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 1 Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory
Description

Objective:

The course objective is to build on Anatomy and Physiology I Lab. This lab-only course is designed as a standalone addition to StraighterLine's Anatomy and Physiology II course. Students will complete at-home laboratory experiments, track and record results, answer lab-based questions reflected in graded lab reports, and complete lab-based assessments to meet the lab requirement. The labs are provided by eScience Labs, a leading provider of at-home lab kits and online lab instructional materials and resources.

Learning Outcomes:

  • use anatomical terminology
  • describe how the body maintains homeostasis
  • relate chemistry to the field of anatomy and physiology
  • describe how cells function and divide
  • discuss the structures and functions of the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous and endocrine systems
  • describe how muscles, bones, and nerves work together to create movement
  • describe the structure and function of sensory organs
  • describe the interactions between various organ systems in the body
  • describe the structural and functional organization of the body

General Topics:

  • Introduction to science
  • Cell structure and function
  • Mitosis and meiosis
  • Diffusion and osmosis
  • Tissues and skin
  • The skeletal system
  • The muscular system
  • The nervous system
  • The endocrine system
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Audio Visual Materials
  • Computer Based Training
  • Laboratory

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations
  • Quizzes

Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials

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