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Physiology 1

Physiology 1 Course Schedule for Fall 2007

The following schedule is tentative and subject to change! Do NOT print, but check regularly for updates.

Date Lecture Topic Lab Topic

Week 1
Mon 8/20

Ch 1: Introduction to Physiology Math and Metric System Review (handout)


We 8/22

Ch 2: Atoms, Ions and Molecules

Demo of Textbook--Chris Cummings

Math and Metric System measurements in lab

Week 2
Mo 8/27
Ch 3: Cells and Tissues

Concentrations and Dilutions (handout)

Wed 8/29 Ch 4: Cellular Metabolism, Part 1

Lab Quiz 1: Metric System and Safety

Concentrations and Dilutions review

Week 3
Mo 9/3

Labor Day. No class!

 

Wed 9/5

Ch 4: Cellular Metabolism, Part 2

Lab Quiz 2: Concentration and Dilution

Acids and Bases (handout)

Exam review - bring your questions!

Aug 31: Last day to ADD or DROP (with NGR) in-Person

Sept 3: Last day to ADD or DROP (with NGR) via CLASS-Web

Week 4
Mon 9/10

Exam 1: Chs 1 - 4

Intro to PhysioEx. Histology Review, Ex. 6B

Wed 9/12 Ch 5: Membrane Dynamics, Part 1

The Cell: Transport Mechanisms and Permeability (Osmosis Lab), select activities of Exs. 5 A and B
5A 8th ed. Activity 4; Review Sheet 1-5,8,11
5A 9th ed. Activity 3; Review Sheet 1-5, 12

5B 8th ed. Activities 2-5; Review Sheet 1, 2, 4-8, 11-14
5B 9th ed. Activieies 2-5; Review Sheet 2-5

Week 5
Mon 9/17

Ch 5: Membrane Dynamics (Lecture), Part 2

PCR, Part 1

Lab Quiz 3: Acid/Base, Ex. 5A and B

Wed 9/19 Ch 6: Communication, Integration and Homeostasis, Part 1

PCR, Part 2

Term Project signup!

Week 6
Mon 9/24
Ch 6: Communication, Integration and Homeostasis, Part 2

Homeostasis lab (handout)

Wed 9/26

Ch 7: Endocrine System 

Endocrine System Physiology Ex. 28B: Do activities 1-3, 6 and 7. As you go through the activities, record all the measurements and take notes in the provided spaces (no printouts necessary). Do Review sheet questions 1 - 6, and 14 - 20.

Week 7
Mon 10/1

Ch 8: Neurons: Cellular Network Properties, Part 1

Nerve Impulses, Ex. 18 B: Do activities 1 - 7. As you go through the activities, record all the measurements and take notes in the provided spaces (no printouts necessary). Do review sheet questions (old book): 1 - 5 and 7 - 12. New book: 1-12.

Wed 10/3

Ch 8: Neurons: Cellular Network Properties, Part 2

Specific excerpts of Ch 9

Lab Quiz 4: PCR, Homeostasis, Exs. 18B, and 28B

18B: 8th ed. Activities 1-7; review Sheet 1-5, 7-12
18B: 9th ed. Activities 1-7; review sheet 1-5, 7-12

Cranial Nerve Testing?

Week 8
Mon 10/8

Ch 10: Sensory Physiology, Parts 1 and 2

Begin student presentations

Exam review - bring your questions!

Taste Lab (Lab Book Activity 6, p 292) will be in the cafeteria. Thanks, Gerry!

General Senses, Ex. 23

Wed 10/10

Exam 2: Chs 5 - 9

Vision, Ex. 24;
8th ed.: Activities 5, 10, 11, 12.
9th ed.: Activities 5, 9, 10, 11.

Reflexes, Ex. 22 (compare to textbook Ch 13)
8th ed.:Activities 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9. Review sheet: 1-6,8-11, 14-18

9th ed. Same. Review Sheet: 1-11, 14-18

Week 9
Mon 10/15

Ch 11: Efferent Division: Autonomic and Somatic Motor Control

Ch 12: Muscles

Hearing and Equilibrium, Ex. 25
8th ed.: 4,6,7. Review Sheet: 9, 11-18
9th ed.: 4,6,7. Review Sheet: 9, 11-18

Wed 10/17

Ch 12: Muscles continued

Lab Quiz 5: Ex 22, 23, 24, 25

Skeletal Muscle Physiology Ex. 16B
8th ed.: Activities 1-7; Review Sheet 1,2,3,10
9th ed: Activities 1-7: Review Sheet 1-3, 5-7

Week 10
Mon 10/22

Ch 13:Integrative Physiology

Ch 14: Cardiovascular Physiology, Part 1

Lorenzo's Oil (movie)

Wed 10/24

Ch 14 Cardiovascular Physiology, Part 2

Lorenzo's Oil discussion (bring your question sheet)

Frog Cardiovascular Physiology Ex. 34B
8th ed.: Activities 1-3, 5-9; Review Sheet 3-9, 11-13, 15
9th ed: Activities 1-3, 5-9: Review Sheet 1-6, 10, 12-14, 16-19

Mon 10/29 Ch 15: Blood Flow and Blood Pressure, Part 1

EKG studies, Ex. 31
8th ed.: Activities 1b; Review Sheet 1-5, 8, 9
9th ed: Activities 1b: Review Sheet 1-8

EKG Handout

Wed 10/31 Ch 15: Blood Flow and Blood Pressure, Part 2

Finish EKG Handout

Week 11
Mon 11/5

Ch 16: Blood

Lab Quiz 6: Lorenzo, ECGs, Ex 16B

Exam review - bring your questions!

Blood Studies, select activities of Exs. 29A and B

Wed 11/7

.Exam 3:  Chs 10 - 15

Blood Pressure Ex 33A.
8th ed.: Activities 1, 2, 5; Review Sheet 2, 3, 5-7, 9-16, 18-21, 24, 25, 28
9th ed: Activities 1, 2, 5: Review Sheet
2, 3, 5-7, 9-13, 15, 16, 18-21, 24, 25, 28

Nov 9 Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" in-person and via Class-Web  
Week 12
Mo 11/12
Veteran's Day--no class

 

Wed 11/14

Ch 17: Mechanics of Breathing

Ch 18: Gas Exchange and Transport

Respiratory Physiology - Measuring respiratory volumes using Biopac Exs. 37A
8th ed.: Activities 2, Biopac p 412; Review Sheet 2, 3, 5, 8
9th ed: Activities 2, 5 (Biopac) : Review Sheet
2, 3, 5, 8

Week 13
Mon 11/19

Ch 19: The Kidneys

Urinalysis, Ex. 41A
8th ed.: Activities 1 (not the inorganic tests), 2; Review Sheet 1-14
9th ed: Activities 1
(not the inorganic tests), 2: Review Sheet 1-14

Wed 11/21

Thanksgiving Break--No class

 

Week 14
Mon 11/26

Ch 20: Fluid and Electrolyte Balance Renal physiology, Ex. 41B
8th ed.: Activities 1-6; Review Sheet 1-12, 15-17
9th ed: Activities 1-6: Review Sheet 1-8
Wed 11/28

Ch 21: Digestion

Select parts of Chs 22 and 23

Lab Quiz 7: Blood, Respiratory, Urinalysis

Acid Base Balance, Ex. 47 (PhysioEx) 
8th ed.: Activities 1-7; Review Sheet 1, 5, 7-8

Week 15
Mon 12/3
Exam 4: Chs 16 - 20
(Not Digestive System)

Chemical and Physical Processes of Digestion. Ex 39A
8th ed., Activity 1-3, 5; Review Sheet 1-6
9th ed., Same

Wed 12/5 Ch 24: Immune System

Principles of Heredity, Ex. 45

8th ed., Activities 1,2,3,5; Review Sheet 1-5, 8
9th ed., Same

Week 16
Mon 12/10
Ch 26: Reproduction and Development, Part 1

Pregnancy ELISA

Ex. 43: Physiology of Reproduction

8th ed., Activities 2, 4, 6; Review Sheet 5-16
9th ed., Same

Wed 12/12

Ch 26: Reproduction and Development, Part 2

Review

Week 17
Mon Dec 17
Lecture and Lab Final Exam

 

Final Exam:   Monday, Dec 17, 5:30-7:20  The final is 80% lecture. New part of final (~ 40%) will cover all topics discussed from chapter 21-26; 40% is comprehensive. There will be about 20% lab questions (10% new, 10% comprehensive).