Contact Info.

Instructor:  Stan Gabel    

Office Hours:  Thursday & Friday Mornings @ 8:15 AM

Room:  606


Email:  stanley_gabel@roundrockisd.org

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Course Description

Anatomy & Physiology will challenge you so that you will be able to learn a great deal about human structure and function.   Topics include anatomical structures, physiological systems, and body functions.  Students will apply principles of physiology to human health and evaluate the application and career implications of physiology and anatomy principles.  Anatomy and Physiology includes at least 40% hands-on laboratory investigation using appropriate scientific inquires.

Grading Criteria

  • Labs:  40%    Students will investigate topics related to both Anatomy & Physiology which will include dissection.  Dissection is an intricate part of the Anatomy & Physiology class.  ALL students will be required to dissect.  No alternative assignments will be given.   Students will be required to write detailed lab reports which will be written in the A&P notebook.
  • Assessments:  30%    Assessments will include multiple choice and essay type questions.  Projects and lab practical will also be included.
  • Daily Work: 20%    Daily assignments include textbook assignments, worksheets, vocabulary, quizzes, class activities, notebooks, article summaries, and small projects.
  • Quizzes:  10%  Quizzes can be multiple choice and essay type questions.  Projects and lab practical information will also be included.
  • Communication:  All communication is through the MAP website.  Student's are responsible for creating the account and checking periodically each week.

Make-Up/Late Work

  •  Make-up work, due to student absences, is the responsibility of the student.  This includes but not limited to, obtaining assignments and completing missed class work, as well as scheduling missed laboratory work and tests.  Missed work must be submitted in the appropriate amount of time determined by the instructor.

  • Late Work:                1 block late:                 70% max.
                                              2+ blocks late:             50% max.
  •   Late work must be turned in the Wednesday of Progress/Report Card Period Deadline. Late work is not eligible for redo's.