Jul 11, 2020  
2019-20 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-20 Undergraduate Catalog

BIO 309 - Your Body, Your Health, Your Choices (3)

Prerequisite: BIO 101 .
This is an interdisciplinary course encompassing biology, chemistry, biotechnology, medicine, and natural sciences. It examines controllable factors that influence human health and wellness. Students will use critical thinking, problem solving, and scientific method to examine topics including diabetes mellitus, sexually transmitted diseases, vitamins and supplements, carcinogens, diet, medications, and pollution. Upon completion of this course, students will have a knowledge base upon which to draw when making decisions critical to their personal health and wellness and to that of the communities they serve.