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ERIC Number: ED086525
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Pages: 19
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Respiratory and Circulatory Systems, Science (Experimental): 5363.04.
Weiss, Alan; And Others
This biology course is especially recommended for students interested in a vocation in nursing, medical technology, dental hygiene or other para-medical areas. In part, it is considered a second course in biology. The course includes an intensive in-depth study of the respiratory structures, nerve and chemical control of breathing, gas exchange, and common respiratory disorders. Emphasis is likewise placed on the composition of blood, the structures of the heart, its physiological activities, and related disorders of the circulatory system. Kimber's "Anatomy and Physiology" and Morrison's "Human Physiology" are the listed state-adopted texts. The course outline presents 8 relevant topics to lead the student in accomplishing 20 suggested performance objectives. Eighty-six experiments and/or demonstrations are listed with pertinent references given. Activities, including projects, reports, field trips and speakers are included in the course description. Several audio-visual aids are recommended and an extensive reference list is included. A master sheet presents the well-coordinated use of all suggested learning activities. (Author/EB)
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Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.