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BIOL 317: Fundamentals of Animal Physiology

Description
Considers physical, chemical and functional aspects of animal cells and tissues. Specifically examines membrane transport mechanisms, bioelectricity and fundamental principles of muscle and nervous system physiology, evolution and plasticity. Cellular mechanisms underlying learning and memory are introduced.
Credit units
3
Term description
1(3L-4P)
College
Arts and Science
Department
Biology
Prerequisite(s)
BIOL 224 (or HSC 208); CHEM 112; CHEM 115 or CHEM 250 (CHEM 115 recommended).
Note:
PHYS 115 and 117 are recommended. Students with credit for BIOL 217 will not receive credit for this course. Offered on an annual basis.