Sep 30, 2020  
2017-2018 University Bulletin 
    
2017-2018 University Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

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BIOL 260 - Introduction to Human Pathophysiology

3 hours
Underlying molecular mechanisms and causes of altered physiological states of the human body are covered. Major concepts emphasized in the course include maintenance of acid-base and body fluid balances, oxygenations, neuro-endocrine regulation and control, immune defense mechanisms, cardiovascular mechanisms, and aging. Critical-thinking and problem-solving techniques will be used to study the interaction of body systems in the development of various disease states. This course is designed for allied health practitioners and pre-professional students.

Prerequisite(s): CHEM 104  or CHEM 120 ; BIOL 252  or BIOL 361  (or concurrent enrollment in BIOL 252 or BIOL 361).



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