BMS 135 Physiology for Veterinary Technicians I

Credit: 1.0

Course Offered: Spring, Fall

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Instructor: Dr. Abdelfattah Nour

Course Description:

This course is the first of two courses in the distance learning program that presents an introduction to general physiology of the mammalian body systems and the general physiological processes with emphasis on domestic animals. This course will address the functions of the different systems and homeostasis, the functions of the cell and its different compartments and solute transport; blood and defense; general functions of the nervous system, reflexes and special senses; the function of the nerve and muscle; cardiovascular system; and digestive system.

Method of Delivery: Primarily web-based interactive content and exercises, textbook and online or paper examination. There will be 12 coloring book exercises that will be submitted by mail for grading.