Human Development

Course Code: NATS 1675 B - Fully Online 6.0

Instructor's Name: Jill Lazenby

Course Description:

This course focuses on the biological development of the human, from the formation of germ cells, and fertilization, through embryological and fetal development and growth, to birth, growth, puberty and aging. Topics will include the cellular and molecular features of development, patterns of inheritance, and the role of the digestive, endocrine and circulatory systems. Related issues in medical biotechnology and ethics will also be explored.

Course Format:

All work will be submitted electronically, with the exception of the two proctored term exams, which will be held on campus on the specified dates.

Course Credit Exclusions:

SC/NATS 1610 6.00, SC/NATS 1650 6.00, SC/NATS 1660 6.00, SC/NATS 1690 6.00. NCR Note: This course is not open to any student who has passed or is taking SC/BIOL 1000 3.00, SC/BIOL 1001 3.00, or SC/BIO 1010 6.00.

Mathematical Content:

Minimal simple arithmetical calculation at about Grade 11 level.

Course Outlines:

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