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College of Extended Learning

Human Physiology I

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Biology BIOL 1789 Four (4) credit hours

This course is an introduction to the various systems that comprise the human body. Emphasis will be on integration of these systems for maintenance of homeostasis. This course is the online version of BIOL 1782.

Instructor: Dr. Sarah Rigley MacDonald (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: BIOL 1711 or 1719

Why take this course?

  • Recorded lectures and tutorials provide the classroom experience but with complete flexibility in schedule and the added benefit of being able to watch them repeatedly.
  • Simulated labs include simulated clinical assessments and clinical cases that help students integrate and apply the information learned in lecture.
  • Course software provides multiple ways to study, whether through the E-book, recorded lectures or practice questions.

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 8 x Quizzes (worth 1.25% each)
  • 8 x Lab Reports (worth 2.5% each)
  • 1 x Midterm Exam (take-home, worth 30%)
  • 1 x Final Exam (worth 40%)

All mid-term exams and final exams for online courses will be invigilated at an approved time and location. Please refer to the Online Exam Request Form to book.

Fees and payments

Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course. For more information on fees and methods of payment, please click here.

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If you have previously registered in this online course and wish to register again, please contact us at 453-4646 to complete the registration process.

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