Anatomy and Physiology I
3.0 / Lower
The examination measures knowledge and understanding of material typically taught in a one-semester, three-credit, lower-level undergraduate course in anatomy and physiology. The content of the examination corresponds with course offerings such as Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology I, General Anatomy and Physiology I, Human Anatomy and Physiology I, Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology I, and Integrated Human Anatomy and Physiology I. The examination is based on material usually presented in a first semester course in anatomy and physiology. The examination tests knowledge and understanding of the basic principles of anatomy and physiology and the integrative mechanism that contributes to the functioning of the human body. Topics include levels of organization of the body, chemical and cellular organization, fundamental body tissues, the skeletal system and articulations, muscle structure and physiology, divisions of the nervous system, neural integration and the senses and special senses, and endocrine control and regulation.
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