Anatomy & Physiology

Catalog Number
BIOx210
Exam Type
Multiple Choice
Credit / Level
6.0 / Lower

The UExcel Anatomy and Physiology examination is based on material typically taught in a two-semester, eight-credit, lower-level undergraduate sequence of courses in anatomy and physiology. The examination measures knowledge and understanding of the integrative mechanisms that contribute to the functioning of the human body. Topics include an overview of the human body, the chemical basis of life, dynamics of support and motion, integration and regulatory mechanisms, maintenance of the human body, the urinary system, fluid and electrolyte balance, and reproduction and human development. The examination assumes a familiarity with basic terms of biology and with concepts such as basic cell structure and function. (Multiple-choice examination.)

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