Physio 101 - Introductory Human Physiology (Hybrid Course)
Spring 2014

Week

In Class

Chapter
(Chapter notes available in Blackboard)

Laboratory/In-Class Exam
(Lab assignments are available in Blackboard)
1 Jan 15/16

Chapter 2

Biomolecular Modeling
2 Jan 22/23

Chapter 3; Chapter 4 

Cell Membrane Transport
3 Jan 29/30 Chapter 5

Biomolecular Modeling (cont'd);
DNA and Protein Synthesis

4 Feb 5/6

Exam 1

Exam 1 (100 pts)
5 Feb 12/13

Chapter 6; Chapter 7

Hypothalamus and Pituitary;
Modeling Membrane Potentials
6 Feb 19/20

Chapter 8; Chapter 10

Vision;
Peripheral Vision and Visual Pathways  
Feb 26/27

Exam 2

Exam 2 (100 pts)
8 March 5/6

Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 15

HM-1: Grip Strength and Electromyogram (EMG);
Autonomic and Motor Pathways

9 March 12/13

Chapter 13; Chapter 14

HH-3: Exercise, Electrocardiogram and Peripheral Circulation
Blood Pressure
10 March 19/20

Exam 3

Exam 3 (100 pts)

11

March 26/27

Chapter 16; Chapter 17

Respiratory System and Spirometry
Respiratory Control

12

April 2/3

Chapter 18

Urine Composition and Fluid Balance

13

April 9/10

Exam 4

Exam 4 (100 pts)

14

April 16/17

  Chapter 19; Chapter 20

Glucose Monitoring and Homeostasis
Endocrine System Physiology, PhysioExtm 9.0, Exercise 4, Activities 1-3

15

April 23/24

Chapter 21; Chapter 22

TBA

Finals Week

April 20/May 1 Exam 5 Exam 5 (100 pts)

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