BIOL 112 Human Anatomy and Physiology I for Health Sciences




This course provides a foundation in the study of human anatomy and physiology. It introduces the fundamental concepts of biochemistry, cell biology, human heredity and molecular biology. The anatomy and physiology of the endocrine, digestive and reproductive systems is covered as well as the study of fertilization, embryonic and fetal development. Laboratory exercises include microscopy, dissections, genetic analysis and experimentation.


Biology 12 (pass), BBIO 054, BIOL 104, BIOL 109, or BIOL 110

Course Notes

BIOL 112 is an approved Science and Technology course for Cap Core requirements. BIOL 112 is an approved Science course. BIOL 112 is an approved Lab Science course.

Students who plan to study nursing or other health sciences are encouraged to take BIOL 112 and 113. Chemistry 11 is recommended.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).


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