The Human Body and Disease

Course Code: BHSW 1000

Academic Year: 2019-2020

This course introduces the student to anatomy and physiology of the human body and relates those topics to the most prevalent and impactful diseases in Canada. By taking a systems approach, the student gains an understanding of homeostasis and then investigates how diseases affect those systems. Students demonstrate knowledge through summative testing as well as a group presentation on a disease of their choosing.