Applied Medical Terminology

BIO203 Applied Medical Terminology Course Description This course provides students with an understanding of the unique language needed to communicate effectively as a healthcare professional.  The basic structure of medical terms and the rules for word building and word deconstruction will be discussed in the context of how the body works in health and disease. […]

Intro to Medical Terminology

BIO200 Introduction to Medical Terminology Course Description This course provides an understanding of the unique language needed to communicate effectively as a healthcare professional.  The basic structure of medical terms and the rules for word building and word deconstruction will be discussed in the context of how the body works in health and disease. Students […]

General Biology I

BIO111 General Biology I Course Description This course is the first in a two-part series covering a general study of life processes, emphasizing basic concepts of biology suitable as a general education elective for non-science majors. Concepts to be covered in this first part include Scientific method, and importance of scientific literacy, biological principles of […]

General Biology II

BIO116 General Biology II Course Description This course is the second in a two-part series covering a general study of life processes, emphasizing basic concepts of biology suitable as a general education elective for non-science majors. Concepts to be covered in this second part include comparative anatomy and physiology of animal organ systems, natural selection, […]

Human Biology I

BIO241 Human Biology I Course Description This course is the first in a two part series covering a general study of the human body, emphasizing basic concepts of human biology suitable for health science majors and as an elective for non-science majors. This course is the first in a two part series covering a general […]

Human Biology II

BIO246 Human Biology II Course Description This course is the second in a two part series covering a general study of the human body, emphasizing basic concepts of human biology suitable for health science majors and as an elective for non-science majors.Concepts to be covered in this second part include body organ systems: the cell […]

Human Genetics

GEN331 Human Genetics Course Description This course will examine trait inheritance and the mechanisms by which different traits propagate. This will require an analysis of Mendelian genetics and its extensions. The chromosomal mutation will be investigated, and a more in-depth analysis of replication, transcription, and translation will be offered than in past courses. A closer […]

Microbiology

BIO231 Microbiology Course Description The course is designed to convey general concepts, methods, and applications of microbiology for health sciences. The role of microorganisms in the environment and in human disease is discussed.Topics include immunology, bacteriology, virology, and mycology; the morphology, biochemistry, and physiology of microorganisms including bacteria, viruses, and fungi; the diseases caused by […]