Human Anatomy

Biology 255

A course taught by a modified Problem-Based Learning (PBL) approach involving the study of the structure and three-dimensional relationships of the human body, including weekly lab work. This course counts towards partial fulfillment of the “Perspective on the Natural World” graduation requirement.

Objectives:

At the completion of this course you should have:

  • Had fun and enjoyed the term
  • Increased your overall problem solving skills, including your ability to define problems, gather and evaluate information, and develop solutions
  • Developed effective knowledge acquisition skills
  • Developed better team skills
  • Increased your communication skills
  • Increased your self-assessment skills
  • Increased your ability to assess the work of others
  • Increased your ability to identify, find and use appropriate resources
  • Developed a 3-dimensional understanding of anatomical relationships for each region of the body studied
  • Increased your test taking abilities
  • A firm understanding of anatomical terminology
  • Accomplished the individual goals listed at the beginning of each lecture and laboratory section, as outlined in your lecture and laboratory outline

Textbooks:

  • “Human Anatomy“ (6th ed.) by F.H. MartinI, M.J. Timmons and R.B. Tallitsch. (2009) San Francisco: Benjamin Cummings Publishing.
  • “Lecture and Laboratory Outline for Human Anatomy” (7th ed) by R.B. Tallitsch ( ) Rock Island: Augustana Press.

Human Anatomy