Summer School - Physiology
In this one-semester course, students will examine the functions of the body’s biological systems– including skeletal, muscular, circulatory, respiratory, digestive, nervous, and reproductive systems. In addition to understanding the function of each system, students will learn the function of cells, blood, and sensory organs, as well as study DNA, immunity, and metabolic systems. Unit 1: Cells, Sensory Organs, & Blood; Cellular Function, Sensory Organs, Functions of Blood. Unit 2: Circulatory & Respiratory Systems; Lymphatic System & Immunity, Circulatory System, Respiratory System. Unit 3: Nervous & Digestive Systems; Nervous System I, Nervous System II, Digestive System. Unit 4: Musculoskeletal Systems; Skeletal System & Joints, Muscular System, Energy Systems. Unit 5: Urinary, Endocrine, & Reproductive Systems; Urinary System, Endocrine System, Reproductive System.