Anatomy & Physiology

Course Title: 
Anatomy & Physiology
Course Description: 
Description:

Explore the organization of the human body and how it works. Acquire knowledge necessary to understand what the body is doing and how you can help the body cope with many different situations. Body systems will be studied in order to understand how their structure, location, and function allow for interaction with other parts of the body. 

Estimated Completion Time:2 segments/32-36 weeks; students are expected to spend at least 5 hours per week.

 

 

Semester One Pace Chart

WEEK 1

01.00 Module One Protection and Support Pretest

01.01 Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology

01.02 Understanding Anatomy and Physiology

WEEK 2

                01.03 Tissues

01.04 Skin–The Largest Organ

WEEK 3

01.05 The Human Skeleton

01.06 Bone Tissue

LAB: BONE TISSUE

WEEK 4

01.07 Discussion-Based Assessment

01.07 Protection and Support Module One Exam

WEEK 5

                01.08 Module One Protection and Support Collaboration

WEEK 6

02.00 Module Two Movement Pretest

02.01 Axial and Appendicular Muscles

LAB: AXIAL AND APPENDICULAR MUSCLES

WEEK 7

02.02 Skeletal Muscle

02.03 Muscle Contraction

LAB: MUSCLE CONTRACTION

WEEK 8

02.04 Discussion-Based Assessment

02.04 Movement Module Two Exam

WEEK 9

                02.05 Module Two Movement Collaboration

WEEK 10

                03.00 Module Three Communication and Coordination Pretest

03.01 Nervous System

WEEK 11

                03.02 The Spinal Cord

03.03 The Brain

WEEK 12

03.04 Sympathetic and Parasympathetic Nervous Systems

LAB: SYMPATHETIC AND PARASYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEMS

03.05 Nerve Conduction

LAB: NERVE CONDUCTION

WEEK 13

03.06 Senses

LAB: SENSES

03.07 Endocrine System

 

WEEK 14

                03.08 Discussion-Based Assessment

03.08 Communication and Coordination Module Three Exam

WEEK 15

                03.09 Module Three Communication and Coordination Collaboration

WEEK 16

                03.10 Segment One Exam

WEEK 17

                Floating Vacation Week

WEEK 18

                Floating Vacation Week

Semester Two Pace Chart

WEEK 1

04.00 Module Four Transport Pretest

04.01 Cardiovascular System

WEEK 2

04.02 Components of Blood

LAB: COMPONENTS OF BLOOD

04.03 Hemostasis, Typing, and Transfusion

LAB: HEMOSTASIS, TYPING, AND TRANSFUSION

WEEK 3

04.04 Discussion-Based Assessment

04.04 Transport Module Four Exam

WEEK 4

04.05 Module Four Transport Collaboration

WEEK 5

05.00 Module Five Respiration and Digestion Pretest

WEEK 6

05.01 The Respiratory System

05.02 The Digestive System

LAB: THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

WEEK 7

05.03 Molecules of Life

LAB: MOLECULES OF LIFE

05.04 Enzymes

WEEK 8

05.05 Discussion-Based Assessment

05.05 Digestion and Respiration Module Five Exam

WEEK 9

05.06 Module Five Digestion and Respiration Collaboration

WEEK 10

06.00 Module Six Regulation and Reproduction Pretest

06.01 Excretory System

LAB: URINE FORMATION

WEEK 11

06.02 Immune System

LAB: IMMUNE SYSTEM STORY

06.03 Lymph System

WEEK 12

06.04 Reproductive System

06.05 Fetal Circulation

LAB: FETAL CIRCULATION CHART

WEEK 13

06.06 Discussion-Based Assessment

06.06 Regulation and Reproduction Module Six Exam

WEEK 14

06.07 Module Six Regulation and Reproduction Collaboration

WEEK 15

06.08 Segment Two Exam

WEEK 16

                Floating Vacation Week

WEEK 17

                Floating Vacation Week

School Information: 
State: 
AZ
City: 
Gilbert
High school: 
Gilbert Global Academy/ONLINE ONLY
Address: 
500 S McQueen Road
Zip code: 
85233
No

Requested competency code:

Approved: 
Denied: 
Deferred: 
Deferred: 
Yes
Date: 
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Reason: 

In order to determine applicability, additional information regarding the nature of the specific laboratory exercises and classroom time spent doing these labs each week is needed.

Committee review :