ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I

LECTURE & LABORATORY
Biology 325
Fall 2014
Course head: Dr. Mika Vesanen
Office: SB/D-332
Office hour: Wednesday 11.00-12.00 pm
E-mail: Mika.Vesanen@qc.cuny.edu
LECTURE:
Day: Wednesday 1.40 - 4.30 pm
Location: Remsen 209
LABORATORY SECTIONS:
Section: BIO325-1A (40441)
Day: Tuesday 9.15 - 1.05 pm
Location: NSB/B245
Instructor: Dr. Mika Vesanen
Section: BIO325 -1B (40447)
Day: Thursday 9.15 - 1.05 pm
Location: NSB/B245
Instructor: Dr. Mika Vesanen
Section: BIO 325-1C (80861)
Day: Monday 8.10 – 12.00pm
Location: NSB/B245
Instructor: Dr. Mika Vesanen

TEXTBOOKS: LECTURE (Required): Anatomy and Physiology: The unity of form and function 6th Edition (2013) Saladin McGraw-Hill Publishing ISBN: 978-0-07-337825-1 .

Lecture slides will be posted in a blackboard before the given lecture. However. muscular (including joints) and nervous (including senses) systems of the human body.g. ATTENDANCE: Attendance for the lecture is not required but highly recommended. Instructors will not tolerate any interruptions.Laboratory: .Lecture: .Three laboratory examinations . you are required to show official documentation (e.Laboratory grade will be the average of three examinations . some slides/information may be different due to the last minute changes.FINAL GRADE: 50% of lecture and 50% of laboratory . This course will cover integumentary. You are also required to contact the instructor you are planning to make-up your missing session in advance to ask permission to do so. Attend the lectures to be aware of these changes. However. EXAMINATIONS AND EVALUATIONS: . some changes may occur due to the last minute alterations. Attendance for each laboratory session is mandatory! DO NOT BE LATE! Each laboratory session starts with the lecture. However.Three examinations .Lecture grade will be the average of three examinations . Laboratory lectures (slides) will be posted in a blackboard before the given laboratory. skeletal. Make-up policy: You may make-up your missed laboratory session in another session.COURSE DESCRIPTION Biology 325 “Anatomy and Physiology I” is a 4-credit majors level biology course with both lecture and laboratory components (3 lecture and 4 laboratory hours). doctor’s note) for your absence.

. including suspension or dismissal from the college. Students found guilty of academic dishonesty. are subject to disciplinary action.POLICY ON INTEGRITY: Academic honesty is expected of all Queens College students under all circumstances. such as plagiarism or cheating on an examination.

Chapter 16 Final Examination Date To Be Announced *This schedule is not rigid and can change during the course.Chapter 16 12/10 Senses .Chapter 15 12/03 Senses . spinal nerves and somatic reflexes .Chapter 7 10/01 Bone physiology .Chapter 11 11/05 Nervous tissue .Chapter 13 11/26 Nervous tissue: The autonomic nervous system and visceral reflexes . .Chapter 12 11/12 Examination #2 11/19 Nervous tissue: the spinal cord.Chapter 11 10/29 Muscle physiology .LECTURE COURSE SCHEDULE* 09/03 Introduction and Glands .Chapter 5 09/10 Integumentary system .Chapter 7 10/08 Examination #1 10/15 Joints .Chapter 6 09/17 Bone physiology .Chapter 9 10/22 Muscle physiology .

axial skeleton Week 3 Chapter 8 Skeletal system. Eye: sheep eye dissection Week 14 * This schedule is not rigid and may change Examination #3 . appendicular skeleton Week 4 Chapter 8 Skeletal system. Histology Week 2 Chapter 5 Skeletal system. cat dissection Week 5 Chapter 8 and 9 Skeletal system and Joints: cat dissection Week 6 Examination #1 Week 7 Atlas B and Chapter 10 Muscular system Week 8 Atlas B and Chapter 10 Muscular system Week 9 Atlas B and Chapter 10 Muscular system Week 10 Examination #2 Week 11 Chapter 14 Nervous system: The brain and cranial nerves Week 12 Chapter 14 Nervous system: The brain and cranial nerves. Sheep brain dissection Week 13 Chapter 16 Special senses.A&P LABORATORY SCHEDULE* Week 1 Atlas A Check-in. Organization of the human body.