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BIOL 2405 HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II
Textbook: Saladin, K. S. Anatomy and Physiology. 5th Edition or another comparable A&P textbook.
Instructor: Dr. Christopher M. Ritzi. Rm 216 WSB, Tel. 837-8420 Email: email@example.com
Office Hours: : M & W 8:30-10, R 1:30-3:30, or by appt.
Webpage: http://bbsrsu.sulross.edu & http://faculty.sulross.edu /critzi/
Classroom: Rm 201, Warnock Science Building
Time: Section 001 TR 9:30 – 10:45 am
The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the importance of the human body and its various organ systems. This is designed as the second semester of a two semester course, and will cover internal organ systems, such as cardiovascular, digestive, endocrine, lymphatic, respiratory, reproductive, and urinary. Combined with the laboratory, students should come away with an understanding of the above systems, how they are anatomically structured, and how that structure aids in each system’s functionality.
Students are expected to attend all lectures and exams. There are to be three exams during the course of the semester to test if concepts are being retained. These exams will be lumped together to constitute 50% of the lecture grade, with the lowest of these exams being dropped from this calculation. There is also a semi-comprehensive Final Exam worth 50%. Final exam will be a double test, first half being comprehensive over the first 3 test's material, while the second half will only be over material since the third exam. Missing one of the first 3 exams without written excuse will result in a 25% deduction in grade. Missing the final without an excuse will result in failing the course. Periodic attendance quizzes may be offered for extra-credit on exams. Points acquired in lab will account for 25% of your total grade for the course.
As per SRSU policy, students shall be dropped from the class with an F if they miss 20% (6 lectures) over the course of the semester. If you are unable to attend lecture, please notify me by either e-mail, phone, or in person so that you will not be unnecessarily dropped from the course. Although supplemental material for this course will be provided on-line, previous experience indicates that periodic attendance tends to hurt grades. Some material is only presented during the lecture, with this material typically included on exams to add depth to the tests. It is also encouraged that students spend a couple of hours after each class reviewing the notes and slides covered that day. This course covers a lot of information, and only through continuous efforts can one succeed in learning Anatomy and Physiology.
Lecture courtesy: The general rules of classroom etiquette are below.
1) Please do not talk to others in class while the instructor is lecturing. If you have a question, ASK THE INSTRUCTOR! That’s what I’m here for.
2) No eating, chewing, dipping, etc.
3) If you are going to attend class, please do so. Leaving and returning to class repeatedly is disruptive, as well as showing up after half the period is over.
4) Please turn cell phones and pagers to silent while in class. They are disruptive to the entire class, and distract others as well.
Students with disabilities will be provided reasonable accommodations. If you would like to request such accommodations because of physical, mental, or learning disability, please contact the ADA Coordinator for Program Accessibility at 837-8178, UC 211.
Tentative Lecture Outline
Date Lecture topic Chapter
Jan 21 Introduction
Jan 26 Blood 18
Jan 28 Blood (continued) 18
Feb 2 Heart 19
Feb 4 Heart (continued) 19
Feb 9 Heart (continued) 19
Feb 11 Heart (continued) 19
Feb 16 Heart (continued) 19
Feb 18 Exam I
Feb 23 Blood Vessels 20
Feb 25 Blood Vessels (continued) 20
Mar 2 Blood Vessels (continued) 20
Mar 4 Lymphatic 21
Mar 9 Spring Break – No Class
Mar 11 Spring Break – No Class
Mar 16 Respiratory 22
Mar 18 Respiratory (continued) 22
Mar 23 Respiratory (continued) 22
Mar 25 Exam II
Mar 30 Urinary 23
Mar 31 Urinary (continued) 23
Apr 6 Urinary (continued) 23
Apr 8 Balance 24
Apr 13 Balance 24
Apr 15 Exam III
Apr 20 Digestive 25
Apr 22 Digestive (continued) 25
Apr 27 Nutrition 26
Apr 29 Reproductive 27, 28
May 4 Reproductive 27, 28
May 6 Endocrine 17
May 11 8:00 am Final exam
Note – This outline is subject to change for reasons of course interest, time constraint, or instructor whim. The exams will be administered on the dates given, unless material relevant for a given exam has not been covered. Under such cases, an exam may be moved a class period or two to aid in the clarity and understanding of the material.
9 Jan I will be using Blackboard heavily for this course, so please proceed to the following link to access course content material and grades: http://bbsrsu.sulross.edu
Lecture Powerpoint Presentations
Course Introduction The Urinary System
The Blood Water, Ions, and Acid/Base Balance
The Heart The Digestive System
The Blood Vessels Nutrition/Metabolism
The Lymphatic System The Reproductive System
The Respiratory System The Endocrine System
The link below will access a Word document of the lecture notes that are used in combination with the lecture slides. Link to notes
Lymphatic Extras Key to Questions on Endocrine Slides
Blood 1 2 3
Heart 1 2 3
Blood Vessels 1 2 3 4 5 6
Lymphatic 1 2 3
Respiratory 1 2 3
Urinary-Balance 1 2 3 4 5
Comprehensive 1 2
Exam 1 Exam 2 Exam 3
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