Instructor: Alicia Steinhardt Email: asteinhardt (at) hartnell.edu (at) =@
Text: Human Physiology, 8th ed., S.I. Fox, McGraw-Hill, 2004.

Lecture Notes:

http://old-www.hartnell.edu/faculty/asteinhardt/mywebs/physiology.htm

Textbook supplemental website: http://www.mhhe.com/fox8
Case Histories
Prerequisites: Biology 5 Human Anatomy and Chemistry 22 (or high school chemistry) or Chemistry 1A. An introduction to the study of the structure and function of human systems with an emphasis on the relationship of cellular and tissue structure and function as they relate to the concept of homeostasis. Recommended for health-related certificate programs, physical education, biology, pre-med, pre-dental and pre-veterinary majors.
[CSU; UC; CAN BIOL 12, CAN BIO SEQ B with BIOL 5, 6, & 6L]

Biology 6

Introductory Physiology


Wk DATE
LECTURE TOPIC
TEXT CHAPTER
1   Introduction to Physiology
Atoms, Ions, and Molecules

1,2
2   Cellular Metabolism 4,5
3   Membrane Dynamics 6
4   Exam 1 1,2,4,5,6
5   The Nervous System 7
6   The Autonomic Nervous System 9
7   The Endocrine System 11
8   Muscles 12
9   Cardiovascular Physiology 13
10   Exam #2 7,9,11,12,13
11   Blood Flow & Blood Pressure 14
12   Respiratory Physiology 16
13   The Kidneys 17
14   Digestion, Regulation of Metabolism 18,19
16   Immune System 15
17   Reproduction 20
18   Final Exam 14,15,16,17,18,19,20