Human Anatomy & Physiology 2 (BIO 201+L)


High School Diploma or equivalent, and Human Anatomy & Physiology 1 or equivalent.

Course Description

This course teaches the structure and function of the human body, and mechanisms for maintaining homeostasis within it, based on modern evidence-based anatomical and physiological perspectives. Topics include blood, cardiovascular system, lymphatic system, immune system, respiratory system, digestive system, urinary system, and male and female reproductive systems. Emphasis is placed on the integration of systems as they relate to normal health. Laboratory exercises provide first hand experience with the structures and processes.

This course is offered for either 4 credits or 5 credits. Please contact the school(s) to which you are planning to transfer your credits to confirm how many will be required for your program. You must notify ISP of the number of credits you will be earning before your class begins so we can plan your coursework accordingly. Note that this course includes 1 unit of laboratory work.

$100 credit for Textbooks

Thibodeau, G. & Patton, K. Anatomy & physiology. 7th Edition. St. Louis, MO: Mosby Publishers; 2009.
(ISBN-10: 0-323-05532-X)

The 6th Edition of the same book may also be used as a required textbook for this course (ISBN-10: 0-323-03718-6)

Thibodeau, G. & Paton, K. Study Guide for Anatomy & Physiology.
(ISBN-10: 0-323-05529-X)

New ISP registrants entering this Level 2 course are eligible for a $100 credit for the purchase of textbooks. For more information, please refer to our Textbook Policy.

Students who attended the Human Anatomy & Physiology Level 1 at ISP will be happy to know that the same textbook is used in this class, so they don’t have to invest in additional materials.

Additional Texts (Recommended, Not Required)

Netter, F. H. Atlas of Human Anatomy. 6th Edition. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders Elsevier; 2014.
(ISBN-10: 1-455-70418-0)

Guyton, A. C., Hall, J. E. Textbook of Medical Physiology. 11th Edition. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders Elsevier; 2005.
(ISBN-10: 0-721-60240-1)

You may acquire the book from any outlet you prefer. However, for your convenience, an option is provided below:

Anatomy & Physiology. 7th Edition or Anatomy & Physiology. 6th Edition
Study Guide for Anatomy & Physiology

Atlas of Human Anatomy. 6th Edition
Textbook of Medical Physiology. 11th Edition


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