Syllabus: BIOLOGY 2212 C Human Anatomy and Physiology

Fall Semester 2013 -- 10:50 a.m. -- 12:05 p.m., T & Th, Seq. 223.
Laboratory meets 1:40 - 4:30 p.m. T in Seq. 224 or
8:00 to 10:40 a.m. Th in Seq. 213 (check your schedule)

Dr. James K. Adams -- 148 Sequoya Hall                Office Hours: 8:40 - 10:40 a.m. MT; 3:00 -
Office: (706) 272-4427     Home: (706) 602-6993       4:00 p.m. MW except during intramurals;
E-mail:
jadams@daltonstate.edu                                   1:30 -4:00 p.m. Th; 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Faculty website: www.daltonstate.edu/faculty-staff/jadams/           some Fridays (call) or by appointment

Textbook: Human Anatomy and Physiology, 9th Edition, by Marieb
Laboratory Manual: As above (also by Marieb) Cat Edition (10th Edition)

Week                  Topics                                  Chapter, Pages        Scheduled Lab Exercise
Aug. 15                Introduction to Course            1 (2 - 20)                        No lab
      
                                                                         
Aug. 19 - 22        Chemistry (Inorganic)              2 (23 - 41)              Language of Anatomy                 

Aug. 26 - 29        Organic Chem                         2 (42 - 56)              Molecular Models (Handout);
                                                                                                          Microscope; Cell Structure
                      ***Labor Day Holiday, Monday, Sept. 2, 2013***                        
  

Sept. 3 - 5          
   The Cell Membrane                3 (61 - 81)                Begin Tissues
                            
Cytoplasm and Organelles      3 (81 - 96)                  

Sept. 9 - 12          Tissues                                  4                                 Tissues (cont.)
                           
Sept. 16 - 19  ***EXAM 1, Chaps. 1 - 4; Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013***  
                              Integumentary System            5 (151 - 164)           LAB PRACTICAL 1
                              Skeleton                                 7  (in lab)                  
(Cells & Tissues)
                                                                                                    Axial
Skeleton -- Handout

Sept. 23 - 26          Bone (Skeletal System)           6 (173 - 192)            Appendicular Skeleton
                              Joints, Levers (muscles)          8 (249 - 261);           Handout (continued)
                            
                                                     10 (323 - 325)                         

                                                                                                                        
Sept. 30 - Oct. 3  
 Muscle Structure & Function    9 (276 - 305)          LAB PRACTICAL 2
                             
Muscle Identification                 10 (319 - 323 &            (Skeleton)
                                 (in lab)                           Overview, 326 - 375)     Muscles --
Handout

Oct. 7 - 10           Finish MuscleFunction                  9                            Muscles (continued) 
                   
          Begin Nervous System               11        

                    ***Fall Break, Monday,  Oct. 14 - Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013***

Oct. 16 - 17  ***EXAM 2, Chaps. 5 - 6, 8 - 9 (a little of 10); Thursday, October 17, 2013***
                                                                                                            No lab

Oct. 21 - 24         Nervous System basics (cont)          11             LAB PRACTICAL 3 (Muscles)      
                            The Central Nervous System            12                     Brain  

Oct. 28 - 31         The Central Nervous System (cont)  12                    Brain/Spinal Cord
                            The Peripheral Nervous System        13                       

Nov. 4 - 7            The Peripheral Nervous System       13                     Spinal Cord
                   ***EXAM 3, Chaps. 11 - 13; Thursday, November 7, 2013***

Nov. 11 - 14         Autonomic Nervous System            14      LAB PRACTICAL 4  (CNS)                    
                                                                                                            ANS structures                                    

Nov. 18 - 21          Special Senses                               15                     Eye/Ear Structure 

Nov. 25 - 26      ***EXAM 4, Chaps. 14 - 15, Tuesday, November 26, 2013***   
                                                                                                           
No lab

                    ***Thanksgiving Day Holiday, Nov. 27 - 29, 2013***
                          
 

Dec. 2 - 4
              Endocrine System                          16 (overview)     No lab
                                                                         (details of 592 - 598)   
                         

                          [LAB PRACTICAL 5]
Optional; over special senses

                       FINAL: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Withdrawal date is Wednesday, October 24, 2013.