Medical Sciences | Disease and the Human Body
M131 | 7285 | All


(3 cr.)
12:20P-1:10P MWF  MO007
Bosin
Martin
Ronan
Dougherty

Suitable for non-science majors.  Class attendance required.

This team-taught course will use common diseases to introduce
students to the structure and function of their bodies.  Each unit
will begin with a description of a specific diseases and a discussion
of the clinical picture of the disease, the alteration in the normal
anatomy (structure) and physiology (function) of the body caused by
the disease, as well as pharmacological (drug) or other therapies used
to  stop the disease and allow the body to return to normal.  This
course  is designed to provide a basic understanding of common
diseases that inflict the human body and will not be exhaustive in
scope.