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ZOOL 141L: Human Anatomy and Physiology Lab I (1 credit)

Course Description

Laboratory to accompany ZOOL 141. Reinforces the facts and concepts of human anatomy and physiology discussed in ZOOL 141 through dissections, examination of models, laboratory activities, and other hands-on experiences. This course is intended for students entering health care or medically related fields such as nursing, physical therapy and medical technology. (3 hours laboratory)

Pre-Requisite(s): Credit for or registration in ZOOL 141 or equivalent preparation or consent of instructor.

Student Learning Outcomes

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

  • Use the scientific method to design and conduct a clinical research study.
  • Describe the anatomy of the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, and nervous systems from prepared slides, skeleton models, and real and virtual animal dissections.
  • Use basic laboratory equipment (microscopes, slides, and dissecting tools) to observe and characterize human tissues.
  • Use critical thinking to analyze and interpret clinical data.
  • Prepare an oral presentation and written summary of lab activities using the scientific method.

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