BHSC 1119 is a general survey of basic human structure and function. It may serve as an overview for those wishing some fundamental insights into anatomy and physiology, or as the foundation on which further study can build. The course initially establishes the basics of cells and tissues, and then goes on to survey the body’s major organ systems.
This distance education course is available to students who wish to graduate with a Cardiology Diploma. This course is not accepted as a prerequisite for Nursing.. Students who live within the Greater Vancouver Region (Squamish to Abbotsford) must write exams at the IZUNA Burnaby Campus on dates specified by instructor. Students outside the Greater Vancouver Region must find a proctor at an accredited post-secondary institution or Test Centre. Follow up instructions will be e-mailed after registering. Questions? Email [email protected]. * BHSC 1119 offered ONLY in the FALL & WINTER terms.
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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Identify classic body systems.
Explain major structural components of each body system.
Describe the functional capacity or functions of the human body systems.
Relate each body system to the common goal of homeostasis.
Effective as of Fall 2011
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