Physio 101 - Introductory Human Physiology
Spring 2016

Week

Date

Discussion Topic

Laboratory Assignment/Exam

1

Jan 13/16

Chapter 2

Introduction

2 Jan 20/23 Chapter 3 Biomolecular Modeling
3 Jan 27/30

Chapter 4; Chapter 5

DNA and Protein Synthesis
4 Feb 3/6

Review for Exam 1

Exam 1
5 Feb 10/13

Chapter 6; Chapter 7

Modeling Membrane Potentials
Synaptic Integration (Wednesday lab only)
6 Feb 17/20

Chapter 8;Chapter 10

Somatosensory Psychophysics
Vision (Wednesday lab only)
7 Feb 24/27

Review for Exam 2

Exam 2
8 March 2/5

Chapter 11; Chapter 12;

HM-1: Grip Strength and Electromyogram
(EMG)

9 March 9/12

Chapter 13; Chapter 14

HH-3: Exercise, Electrocardiogram and
Peripheral Circulation
10 March 16/19

Review for Exam 3

Exam 3
11 March 23/26

Chapter 15; Chapter 16

Blood Analysis and Hemostasis
12 March 30 /April 2

Chapter 17; Chapter 18

Respiratory System and Spirometry
Respiratory Control
13 April 6/9

Review for Exam 4

Exam 4
14 April 13/16 Chapter 19; Chapter 20 Urine Composition and Fluid Balance
15 April 20/23

Chapter 21; Chapter 22

Glucose Monitoring and Homeostasis
Finals Week

April 27/30

Exam 5

Wednesday - (5:30 to 7:30 PM); Saturday - (9:00 to 11:00 AM)

Note: This schedule is tentative and may be altered because of unforeseen events and circumstances.