Syllabus: BIOLOGY 2212 C Human Anatomy and Physiology

Fall Semester 2014 -- 10:50 a.m. -- 12:05 p.m., T & Th, Peep. 155.
Laboratory meets 1:40 - 4:30 p.m. T or 8:00 -10:40 a.m. Th in Peep. 225

Dr. James K. Adams -- 148 Sequoya Hall                Office Hours: 9:15 - 11:55 a.m. M; 8:00 - 10:40
Office: (706) 272-4427     Home: (706) 602-6993       a.m. T; 9:15 - 10:40 W; 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. MW;
E-mail:
jadams@daltonstate.edu                                   1:40 - 4:00 p.m. Th; 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Faculty website: www.daltonstate.edu/faculty-staff/jadams/            some Fridays 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. 11 - 14        Introduction to Course            1 (2 - 20)                 Language of Anatomy 
                            Chemistry (Inorganic)              2 (23 - 41)               
       
      
                                                                         
Aug. 18 - 21        Chemistry (Inorg., cont.)          2 (23 - 41)              Molecular Models (Handout); 
                            Organic Chem                         2 (42 - 56)                            

Aug. 25 - 28        Organic Chem (cont.)               2 (42 - 56)              Microscope; Cell Structure;
                            The Cell Membrane                3 (61 - 81)               Begin Tissues

                      ***Labor Day Holiday, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014***                        
  

Sept. 2 - 4          
  Cytoplasm and Organelles      3 (81 - 96)              Tissues (cont.)
                             Tissues                                  4                   

Sept. 8 - 11           Finish Tissues                        4                                    No lab
                      ***EXAM 1, Chaps. 1 - 4; Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014***  
                           
Sept. 15 - 18          Integumentary System            5 (151 - 164)           LAB PRACTICAL 1
                              Skeleton                                 7  (in lab)                  
(Cells & Tissues)
                              Bone (Skeletal System)           6 (173 - 192)         Axial
Skeleton -- Handout

Sept. 22 - 25          Joints, Levers (muscles)          8 (249 - 261);           Appendicular Skeleton
                            
                                                     10 (323 - 325)            Handout (continued) 
                               Muscle Structure & Function    9 (276 - 305)            
                                                                                                                        
Sept. 29 - Oct. 2  
 Muscle Structure & Function (cont.)    9              LAB PRACTICAL 2
                             
Muscle Identification                 10 (319 - 323 &            (Skeleton)
                                 (in lab)                           Overview, 326 - 375)     Muscles --
Handout

Oct. 6 - 9   ***EXAM 2, Chaps. 5 - 6, 8 - 9 (a little of 10); Tuesday, October 7, 2014***
                   
   
       Begin Nervous System                  11                        Muscles (continued) 

                   
***Fall Break, Monday,  Oct. 13 - Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014***

Oct. 15 - 16        Nervous System basics (cont)           11                     No lab

Oct. 20 - 23         The Central Nervous System            12      LAB PRACTICAL 3 (Muscles)      
                                                                                                             Brain  

Oct. 27 - 30         The CNS (cont.)                              12                     Brain/Spinal Cord 
                            The Peripheral Nervous System        13                     

Nov. 3 - 6            The Peripheral Nervous System       13                     Spinal Cord
                   ***EXAM 3, Chaps. 11 - 13; Thursday, November 6, 2014***

Nov. 10 - 13         Autonomic Nervous System            14      LAB PRACTICAL 4  (CNS)                    
                                                                                                            ANS structures                                    

Nov. 17 - 20          Special Senses                               15                     Eye/Ear Structure 

Nov. 24 - 25      ***EXAM 4, Chaps. 14 - 15, Tuesday, November 25, 2014***   
                                                                                                           
No lab

                    ***Thanksgiving Day Holiday, Nov. 26 - 28, 2014***
                          
 

Dec. 1   
              Endocrine System                          16 (overview)     No lab
                                                                         (details of 592 - 598)   
                         

                          [LAB PRACTICAL 5]
Optional; over special senses

                       FINAL: Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Withdrawal date is Monday, October 21, 2014.