Provides a survey of the general principles of human body structure and function. Based on the B.C. secondary system's Biology 12 course. Additional content deals with the basics of skeletal and muscular systems. Provides a more medical focus than Biology 12 and may be useful for those desiring a general overview of body structure and function. Most School of Health programs accept this course as satisfying their Biology 12 requirement. Carries no laboratory component.
$352.32 - $357.79 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.
Distance On-Line course. The text, "Introduction to the Human Body, Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology", by Gerard Tortora, is available from the BCIT bookstore. This course is no longer accepted as a prerequisite for Nursing. Students can register up until Friday Janaury 10. For late registration, please contact program assistant at email@example.com - please include BCIT student number when possible.
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The textbook, "Introduction to the Human Body, Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology" by Gerard Tortora is to be purchased from the bookstore. This course is no longer accepted as a prerequisite for Nursing. Students can register up until Tuesday morning January 13. For late registration, please contact program assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org - please include BCIT student number when possible.
In regard to the course content topics listed below, students will be required to demonstrate a working knowledge of this material in objective examinations. These will provide opportunities to use relevant terminology with precision and accuracy and to identify key aspects of structure and function in the human.
Overall Body Organization
Body Cavities/Descriptive and Directional Terminology
If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance
Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.
Ebook Intro To Human Body Digital (180 Days)
Introduction to the Human Body
Gerard J. Tortora, Bryan H. Derrickson
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