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Active as of Fall Semester 2010

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Biology of Women

2. Course Prefix & Number:
BIOL 2411

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 2

4. Course Description:

This biology course is designed to introduce basic biological concepts in the context of human reproduction. Relevant topics covered may include human reproductive anatomy and physiology, human genetics, menstrual cycles and disorders, pregnancy, labor and delivery, infertility and reproductive technology, fetal development, contraception, sexually transmitted diseases and reproductive organ cancers, menopause, and global womenÆs health care issues. Two hours lecture and a two-hour lab weekly. This course is intended for non-science majors and is not for women only!!

5. Placement Tests Required:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

BIOL 2411 - Biology of Women

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

BIOL 2411 - Biology of Women

There are no corequisites for this course.