Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2019-2020

BIO-180 Human Physiology (4.00)

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