3credit hour(s) This course describes how the major organs and tissues in the human body function. Basic anatomy is also reviewed to help describe the location and function of major organs and tissues. Instructional topics include the heart, blood vessels, lungs, skin, gastrointestinal system, urinary system, hormones, liver and interstitial fluid. The interrelationship between selected organs and tissues is also presented. Medical conditions and disease states are introduced as pathologically altered physiology to help students relate better to the instructional topics.