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PHYL 142: Human Anatomy and Physiology II (3 credits)

Course Description

PHYL 142 is the second semester of a comprehensive two-semester course which provides a thorough introduction to the structure and function of the human body. PHYL 142 covers the gross anatomy, histology, and physiology of the endocrine, cardiovascular, lymphatic, respiratory, digestive, urinary, reproduction systems as well as basic concepts of inheritance and development. Students will be expected to learn details of anatomy and physiology as well as applying those details in the broader context of whole body function and homeostasis (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): A grade of C or better in ZOOL 141.

Recommended Preparation: Registration in ZOOL 142L.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify required anatomical structures of the covered systems
  • Identify required physiological functions of the covered systems
  • Describe metabolic processes of covered systems and relate them to everyday activities such as eating, sleeping, and exercise
  • Explain the concepts of positive/negative feedback and homeostasis and relate them to physiological processes covered in the course

Degrees and Certificates

For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


Classes Offered

  • Spring 2020 - asynchronous , Ross Langston - CRN: 63398
  • Spring 2020 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 225, Ross Langston - CRN: 63399
  • Spring 2020 - TR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale ʻImiloa 133, Michelle Smith - CRN: 63401