College Anatomy and Physiology

College Anatomy and Physiology provides hands-on experiences in a college-level environment.

Anatomy and Physiology covers the structure and function of the human body from the cellular level to organ systems.

The organ systems studied are the skin and integumentary system, the skeletal and muscular systems, the nervous system, and the senses, the endocrine system, blood and cardiovascular system, the lymphatic system and immunity, the respiratory system, the urinary system, the digestive system including nutrition, and the reproductive system. In order to receive college credit, students must earn a cumulative passing grade for all work, including: laboratory and lecture exams, experimental write-ups and projects.


Weighted High School Course

Prerequisite: Biology Co-requisite: Chemistry

Grades: 11-12

High School credit earned: .5 credit per block each semester

May earn DMACC credit as follows:
BIO 168 Anatomy and Physiology I 4 credits (F)
BIO 173 Anatomy and Physiology II 4 credits (S)
SDV 164 Electronic Portfolio 2 credits (S)