This is the first course of a two-semester sequence in human anatomy and physiology, and it is accompanied by a one-credit lab course. This course emphasizes human physiology, and the accompanying laboratory course emphasizes human anatomy. Students explore the structures and functions of the human organism at the chemical, cellular, tissue, organ, and systems levels, and learn terminology that is necessary to comprehend and appropriately communicate biological concepts. Common diseases in certain systems are explored. Pre-req HS or higher level Chemistry with a grade of C or higher.