BIOL1220-A Anatomy and Physiology II (Summer 2024)

Course Details

Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account. Visit for more information.
Session, Dates: 4 (06/29/2024 - 08/23/2024)
Time: -
Location: Internet/Online
Room: Wheatley Center 119
Seats Available: 17 Seats
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course introduces the student to the physics and dynamics of the nervous system. Enzyme chemistry in relation to the digestive system is covered in detail. The respiratory, urinary, and reproductive systems are discussed with modern theories of functions. An integrated study of endocrinology is applied to human physiology. Direct references are made to diseases encountered in each system with consideration being given to prevention and cure. 3 Credits

Course Materials

About the Instructor(s)

Anthony G. Robins, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biology

Coordinator, STEM Diversity and Inclusion Initiative
School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science
412-397-6482 phone
412-397-6468 fax
John Jay 210