Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

BIO-180 Human Physiology (4)

Examines the physiological processes associated with human body systems. Topics include biochemistry, metabolism, hormone actions, muscular physiology, neurophysiology, cardiovascular function, renal function, acid/base/electrolyte regulation, nutrient absorption, immune response and reproduction functions. Lab investigates system physiological responses and culminates in a research experience. Credits: 4, Hours: (3/2/0/0), Prereq: BIO-177; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

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