BIOL 2759 Physiology and Pathophysiology for LPNs | UNB

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Physiology and Pathophysiology for LPNs

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Biology BIOL 2759 Three (3) credit hours

This course provides a detailed review of normal human physiology and then focuses on the pathophysiological mechanisms underlying diseases in each organ system. This course is online and only open to students in the Licensed Practical Nurse to Bachelor of Nursing Pathway program.

Instructor: Dr. Sarah Rigley MacDonald (View syllabus)
Prerequisite: Entry into LPN to BN Pathway Program

Why take this course?

  • Customized course to bridge LPN to BN content
  • Full recorded lectures
  • Case-based NCLEX style assessments

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

  • Chapter Quizzes (20% total)
  • 2 x Case Studies (10% total)
  • 2 x Midterm Exams (40% total)
  • 1 x Final Exam (30% total)

Fees and payments

There is a $150 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course in addition to applicable tuition & fees. Learn more about tuition and fees and methods of payment.