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BMS 345: Anatomical Foundations in Human Health


Systemic anatomy with a study of organ function and an emphasis on human anatomy. The structure of the major body systems will be explored including the integumentary, muscular, skeletal, cardiovascular, lymphatic, respiratory, digestive, nervous, endocrine, urinary, reproductive, and body fluids and electrolytes. Aspects of gross human anatomy and microanatomy, cell structure, organization and molecular aspects of cell biology will be covered. The students will gain an understanding of anatomy of the human body at the cell and organ level. These basic understandings combined with critical thinking will enable the students to progress through the curriculum with a knowledge and analytical base necessary for understanding pathogenesis, pharmacological treatments, and clinical outcomes.

3 Credits


Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for BMS 345
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