2014-2015 General Catalog 
    May 22, 2018  
2014-2015 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PHYS 3110 - Physics of the Human Body

3 Credit(s)

Enrollment Requirement: Recommended Prerequisite: Either both PHYS 2010  and PHYS 2020  or both PHYS 2110  and PHYS 2120  or both PHYS 2210  and PHYS 2220  .
Requirement Designation: Applied Science
Components: Lecture

This interesting course combines physics with anatomy and physiology to tell the story of how the body operates. We cover food and energy metabolism, how trauma occurs in the body. We discuss the meaning of blood pressure how the heart and lungs operate. We cover how we hear, how we see and how x-rays and MRI scans work. There will be lectures on cancer treatment as well as how a person is injured skiing and riding mountain bikes. With each subject we discuss common diseases and treatments.

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