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Welcome To Anatomy and Physiology.
 
Course Outline:
In this course, the student will study and become familiar with the eleven (11) major systems of the human body, the special senses, the four (4) tissues of the body, the uniqueness of the blood as a tissue and basic biochemistry.
 
Course Goals: 
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to identify the various parts of the human body (anatomy) and have an understanding of their function as an individual part, as a system and finally together as a whole body (physiology).
 
The student will be able to describe and explain the journey that nutrients and oxygen take from outside the human body to inside, all the way to the individual cells of every body tissue, so energy can be produced.  As well as the journey waste products from the cells and body take to be eliminated.