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SEMESTER ONE CLASS TOPIC OUTLINE
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SEMESTER ONE TENTATIVE CLASS SCHEDULE BY WEEKS

 
FIRST SEMESTER TENATIVE SCHEDULE
Week Topic Chapter Activity/Lab
1 Introduction/Lab Safety    
2 Orientation to Human Body-Basic Anatomical Terminology 1 Lab 1 - Working with Anatomical Terminology
3 Homeostatis in the Human Body 1 Lab 2 - The Effect of Exercise on Temperature, Blood Pressure, Heart Beats, and Respiration rate
4 Review of Basic Chemistry 2  
5 Review of cell structure, introduction to Tissues 3 Lab 3 - Use of Compound Light Microscope
6 Tissue Types 3 Lab 4 - Classification of Tissues
7 Integumentary System - Structure/Function of Skin, Hair, Nails 4 Lab 5 - Observing Integumentary Tissues
8 Integumentary System - Regulation of Body Temperature, Disorders of the Integumentary System 4 Lab 6 -
9 Skeletal System - Organization and Basic Function 5 Lab 7 - Bones as Levers
10 Skeletal System - Bone Development, Growth, Repair, and Homeostasis 5 Lab 8 - Observing and Classifying Bones
11 Skeletal System - Structure and Classification of Joints, Disorders of Bones and Joints 5 Lab 9 - Joint Strapping
12 Skeletal System Review, Introduction to Muscular System - Types of Body Movements 5,6  
13 Musclar System - Contraction and Relaxtion of Skeletal Muscle Cells 6 Lab 10 - Muscles and Muscle Fatigue
14 Muscular System - Microscopic Anatomy, Identification of Skeletal Muscles 6 Activity - Identification of Muscles
15 Muscular System - Contraction and Relaxtion of Whole Muscles, Smooth, and Cardiac Muscles 6 Lab 11 - Chicken Wing Dissection
16 Nervous System - Organization and Cell Types 7  
17 Nervous System - Neuron Structure and Function, Reflexes 7 Lab 12 - Testing Reflexes
18 Review for Final    
19 FINAL TEST