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N120: Human Biology

N120: Human Biology is taught in Winter Quarter by Professor Andrea Nicholas.

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Dr. Andrea Nicholas

Prerequisite: Bio99

Course Objective:

Human Biology provides an in-depth look at cutting edge topics in physiology and epidemiology as they relate to global issues of ethics, anthropology and socioeconomics, providing the student an understanding of human health beyond basic biological structure and function.

Sample Syllabus:

# Topic
1 Course Overview – Global Health Topics
2 Cardiovascular Diseases I
3 Cardiovascular Diseases II
4 COPD I
5 COPD II
6 Diarrheaol Diseases I
Diarrheaol Diseases II
7 HIV I
8 HIV II
9 Midterm Exam
10 Ethics Discussion
11 Tuberculosis I
12 Tuberculosis II
Cancer I
13 Cancer II
14 Diabetes I
15 Diabetes II
16 Influenza I
17 Influenza II
18 Ethics Discussion
19 FINAL EXAM 4:00-6:00pm