Syllabus: BIOLOGY 2212 C Human Anatomy and Physiology

Summer Session 2011 -- 8:00 - 10:35 a.m., M - Th, Seq 140.
Laboratory: Meets in Sequoya 224, 10:50 - 1:40 p.m. T - Th.

Dr. James K. Adams -- 148 Sequoya Hall            Office Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 1:40 p.m. M;
Office: (706) 272-4427    Home: (706) 602-6993           2:00 - 3:00 p.m. T - Th; or by appointment  
e-mail:
jadams@daltonstate.edu                                   
Faculty website: www.daltonstate.edu/faculty-staff/jadams/                    DROP DATE:  June 8

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

Week                  Topics                                 Chapter, Pages                Scheduled Labs 

May 21 - 24        Introduction to Course            1 (2 - 20)                    Language of Anatomy
                            Chemistry (Inorganic)             2 (24 - 41)                  Molecular Models
                            Chemistry (Organic)               2 (42 - 56)                  Microscope Use;
                            The Cell Membrane               3 (62 - 81)                      Cell Structure                         
                            Cytoplasm and Organelles      3 (81 - 96)                      Tissues
                            Tissues                                  4 (117 - 144)  

May 28 - 31                ***Memorial Day Holiday, Monday, May 28, 2012***
                  ***EXAM 1, Chaps. 1 - 4; Tuesday, May 29, 2012***
                      
   
                         Integumentary System             5 (151 - 163)           LAB PRACTICAL 1            
                            Bone (Skeletal System)            6 (173 - 191)          Wed., May 30: Cells,
                            Axial/Appendicular Skeleton    7  (in lab)                               Tissues) 
                            Joints, Levers (muscles)            8 (249 - 261)             Skeleton
                                                                         &     10 (323 - 325)
                            Begin Muscle Structure & Function  9 (276 - 304)
                           

June 4 - 7            Muscle Structure & Function      9 (276 - 304)           
                            Muscle Identification (Lab)        10 (320-323 &        LAB PRACTICAL 2          
   
                                                                 Overview, 326 - 381)       (Tues., June 5: Skeleton)
      ***EXAM 2, Chaps. 5 - 6, 8 - 9 (a little of 10); Wednesday, June 6, 2012***
                           
Nervous System Structure &       11                           Muscles -- Handout
  
                                     Function                                                        LAB PRACTICAL 3
                            Central Nervous System              12                          (Thurs., June 7: Muscles) 
                                                                                                             Brain

                ***June 8, 2012, last date to drop course without a grade of WF***

June 11 - 14         Peripheral Nervous System            13                         Brain cont.
       ***EXAM 3, Chaps. 11 - 13; Tuesday, June 12, 2012***         Spinal Cord/ANS
                            The Autonomic Nervous System    14                       LAB PRACTICAL 4 
                            Special Senses                               15                         (Wed. June 13: NS)
                                                                                                               
Eye/Ear
                                                                                                              
                           
June 18        ***EXAM 4, Chaps. 14 - 15, Monday, June, 18, 2012***       
                            Endocrine System                            16 (592 - 601+)          
                                    (overview of major glands/hormones:  see HANDOUT)       

        (LAB PRACTICAL 5; Eye/Ear -- Optional on Tues., right after final; for those that want to take it.)
            Review for final on Monday after class.

               FINAL: Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 8:00 a.m.