(4 credit hours)
As Needed | Prerequisites: Junior standing
This course will focus on the basic characteristics and identification of the primary vertebrate tissues, as well as their organization into organ systems. Where appropriate microanatomy will be integrated with organ functions. Examination of microscope slides, light micrographs, and electron micrographs of tissues and organs will be used in the study of vertebrate histology. Lecture and laboratory. Term paper required.