Academic Catalog 2020-2021

BIOL 211 Vertebrate Embryology

A study of human embryology with emphasis on the fundamental development processes common to vertebrate embryos. Topics include gametogenesis, fertilization, and development of the embryo from zygote through the differentiation of the neural tube. The remainder of the course is devoted to the development of selected human organ systems including the nervous system, sense organs, and the cardiovascular, digestive, respiratory, and urogenital systems.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

BIOL 112 and BIOL 112L with grades of "C" or higher and CHEM 113 and CHEM 113L or higher.

Corequisite

BIOL 211L.

Offered

Fall semester