Biology 11

(Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology)

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This page contains a complete list of lecture topics for the semester. To obtain a lecture outline for a topic, click on it. Each outline is a Microsoft Word document that you should save to your computer.

For success in this course, I highly recommend that you do the following:

         (1) Print out the lecture outlines and bring them to class

         (2) Take notes on them during lecture

         (3) Do the study problems for the lecture as soon as class ends

Lecture topics:

Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology

Basic Chemistry (chapter 2)

Water (chapter 2)  

Biological molecules (Organic, Carbohydrates, Lipids, Proteins, and Nucleic acids) (chapter 2)

Cells (chapters 3 and 4)

Tissues (chapter 5)         

Anatomy terminology (chapter 1)

Membranes (chapter 5, section 5.4)

Integumentary system (chapter 6)

The skeletal system (chapter 7) 

The muscular system (chapter 8)                          

The nervous system (chapter 9)         

Senses (chapter 10)                                     

The cardiovascular system (chapter 13)            

Blood (chapter 12)                  

The endocrine system (chapter 11)              

The respiratory system (chapter 16)                                       

Digestion and metabolism (chapter 15)

Immune system (chapter 14)      

The urinary system (chapters 17 and 18)                        

The reproductive system (chapters 19 and 20)