BIOLOGY BIOL 2600, Human Physiology, Fall, 2015, SYLLABUS
Course web site: http://starklab.slu.edu/Physio/SyllabPhysio.htm

Here is a cumulative lecture outline
Here are all of the 2004 to 2011 test questions arranged in order of topics

M, 8/24 - Homeostasis - Chap. 1 and specified figures, pdf of slides, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast,
W, 8/26 - continued, The function of the cell membrane, ion pumps - Chap. 6 and specified figures, pdf of slides, 2015PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 8/28 - membranes continued, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast,
M 8/31 - The origin of bioelectric potentials - Chapter 6 and web material, pdf of slides, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 9/2 - Action potentials- Chapter 7, pdf of slides, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 9/4 - Synapses and neurotransmitters - Chapter 7, pdf of slides, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 9/7 - Labor Day
W, 9/9 - continued, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
An offering for nine eleven
F, 9/11 - The autonomic nervous system - Chapter 9, pdf of slides, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 9/14 - Muscle - Chapter 12, pdf of slides, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 9/16 - continued, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 9/18 - Finish muscle, Energy Specified selections from Chapters 2, 4, 5, 6, & 11, pdf of slides, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 9/21 - continued, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 9/23 - review session, 2015PodCast, 2014PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2012PodCast, 2011PodCast, from 2010 PodCast, from 2009 PodCast, 2007 PodCast , review session from 2008 PodCast
F, 9/25 - First hourly exam, Answers here, Average (out of 50) =28.04, SD=9.12, A 42.5-46 (n=6), A- 37.5-38 (n=3), B+ 34.5-36.5 (n=8), B 31.5-33.5 (n=7), B- 21.5-29.5 (n=21), C+ 19-20.5 (n= 4), C 15-17.5 (n=5), C- 12-13 (n=5)
For 2014: answers here, Average (out of 50) =27.22, SD=8.9, A 38.5-44.5 (n=7), A- 36.5-37 (n=3), B+ 33-34.5 (n=11), B 29.5-32 (n=10), B- 27.5-29 (n=6), C+ 25.5-27 (n= 6), C 23-25 (n=7), C- 20-22 (n=7), D 10.5-19.5 (n=8), F 2.5-9 (n=3)
For 2013: answers here, Average (out of 50) =30.23, SD=11.52, A 42-47.5 (n=6), A- 36-39.5 (n=6), B+ 34-35 (n=7), B 31-33 (n=6), B- 26-30 (n=3), C+ 21-24 (n= 4), C- 13-16.5 (n=3), D 5-9.5 (n=4)
For 2012: answers here, Average (out of 50) =30.72, SD=10.03, A 40-47.5 (n=12), A- 39-39.5 (n=4), B+ 33.5-34.5 (n=3), B 30.5-31.5 (n=5), B- 25-29 (n=8), C+ 21-23 (n= 8), C 18.5-19 (n=2), C- 9-15.5 (n=4)
For 2010: answers here, Average (out of 50) = 31.4, SD=11.6, A 43-49.5 (n=8), A- 40 (n=1), B+ 35-38 (n=4), B 28-33 (n=5), B- 25-26 (n=2), C+ 21-23 (n= 6), C 19 (n=1), C- 11-15 (n=4)
For 2011: answers here, Average (out of 50) = 29.0, SD=9.4, A 42.5-49 (n=4), A- 35-37 (n=3), B+ 30.5-34 (n=6), B 27-29 (n=5), B- 25 (n=1), C+ 20.5-22 (n= 5), C 17.5-18.5 (n=2), C- 11-12.5 (n=2)
M, 9/28 - Metabolism - Chapter 19 (and selections from 11 and 3), pdf of slides, 2015PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 9/30 - Video about echocardiogram (www.youtube.com/watch?v=TwA0LM5_1dE) Demo of EKG, finish metabolism, start Circulation - Chapter 13-14, pdf of slides, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 10/2 - continue circulation, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 10/5 - Respiration Chapter 16, pdf of slides, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 10/7 - finish respiration, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 10/9 - Excretion Chapter 17, pdf of slides, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 10/12 - Finish excretion, Start Digestion - Chapter 18, pdf of slides, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 10/14 - continued, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 10/16 - finish digestion, The endocrine system - Chapter 11, pdf of slides, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 10/19 Fall Break
W, 10/21 - 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 10/23 - Finish "endocrine-1," start Steroids, signal transduction, prostaglandins (Hormones-2), pdf of slides, , 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 10/26- continued, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 10/28 Review session, 2014PodCast, 2013PodCast , 2012PodCast, 2011PodCast, 2010 Podcast, Review session, 2009 PodCast, 2008 Review session PodCast, 2007 Review session PodCast
F, 10/30 - Second hourly exam,
For 2014: answers here, Average (out of 50) = 31.69, SD=8.04, A 38.5-44.5 (n=13), A- 36.5-38 (n=7), B+ 33.5-36 (n=10), B 30-33 (n=7), B- 27.5-29 (n=12), C+ 25-27 (n= 3), C 23.5-24.5 (n=4), C- 20.5-21.5 (n=2), D 11.5-7 (n=5)
For 2013, answers here, Average (out of 50) = 27.65, SD=8.48, A 43-47.5 (n=10), A- 39.5-41 (n=6), B+ 36-38.5 (n=7), B 30-34.5 (n=8), B- 25-27.5 (n=4), C+ 23 (n= 1), C- 13.5-15.5 (n=2)
For 2012: answers here, Average (out of 50) = 36.07, SD=10.89, A 40.5-49 (n=8), A- 38-39.5 (n=5), B+ 32-36 (n=7), B 27-31 (n=5), B- 23-25.5 (n=5), C+ 20.5-22 (n= 3), C 16-19 (n=4), C- 7.5-15 (n=7)
For 2010: answers here, Average (out of 50) = 29.6, SD=11.6, A 41.5-49.5 (n=6), A- 38-40 (n=3), B+ 33.5 (n=1), B 30-31 (n=3), B- 23-27.5 (n=7), C+ 19-20 (n= 3), C 16.5 (n=1), C- 9-12.5 (n=3)
For 2011 answers here, Average (out of 50) = 32.7, SD=8.6, A 41-45 (n=8), B+ 35.5-37.5 (n=4), B 30-33 (n=4), B- 25.5-29.5 (n=7), C+ 21.5-22.5 (n= 2), C 17.5 (n=1), C- 14 (n=1)
M, 11/2 - Reproduction - Chapter 20, pdf of slides 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 11/4 - continued, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 11/6 - , Blood and the imune system - Chapter 15 (and part of 13), pdf of slides 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 11/9 - continued, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 11/11 - continued, start Somesthesis and motor systems - Selections from Chapter 8 and 10, pdf of slides, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 11/13 - continued, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 11/16 - Sensory systems - Chapter 10, pdf of slides, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 11/18 - continued then Audition - Chapter 10, pdf of slides, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 11/20 - , finish Audition, Vision - Chapter 10, pdf of slides, 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
M, 11/23 - vision continued, 2013PodCast, 2014Podast,
W, 11/25 - Thanksgiving
F, 11/27 - Thanksgiving

M, 11/30 - vision continued, start first seminar , 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
W, 12/2 - finish first seminar, then second seminar 2013PodCast, 2014PodCast,
F, 12/4 - Review Session - 2014PodCast, 2013PodCast, 2012PodCast, 2011PodCast, 2010 first half PodCast, second half PodCast, 2009 PodCast, 2008 PodCast 2007 PodCast
M, 12/7 - Third hourly exam,
For 2014:
answers here, Average (out of 50) =35.66, SD=8.27, A 40-48.5 (n=24), A- 38-39 (n=7), B+ 34.5-37.5 (n=5), B 30-34 (n=13), B- 27.5-29.5 (n=5), C+ 25.5-27 (n= 3), C 23.5-24.5 (n=3), C- 16.5-20 (n=2), D 6 (n=1)
For 2013:
answers here, Average (out of 50) =31.61, SD=8.04, A 39.5-47 (n=8), A- 35-37.5 (n=7), B+ 33-33.5 (n=2), B 30-32 (n=6), B- 27.5-28.5 (n=5), C+ 21-24 (n= 3), C- 21-23 (n=5), C- 13-16 (n=2)
For 2012: answers here, Average (out of 50) = 27.66, SD= 10.30, A 38.5-45 (n=11), B+ 33.5-35.5 (n=6), B 27.5-32 (n=10), B- 24.5-25 (n=3), C+ 20.5-22 (n= 4), C 17-19.5 (n=7), C- 6.5-16 (n=8)
For 2010: answers here, Average (out of 50) = 31.02, SD=10.03, A 41.5-45.5 (n=6), A- 39-39.5 (n=2), B+ 36-37 (n=3), B 30-34.5 (n=4), B- 26-29 (n=7), C+ 20-20.5 (n= 2), C 15-16 (n=2), C- 9-12.5 (n=2)
For 2011 answers here, Average (out of 50) = 32.26, SD=8.76, A 40.5-44 (n=8), A- 39 (n=1), B+ 35-36.5 (n=4), B 31-34.5 (n=3), B- 27.5-29 (n=3), C+ 23.5-25.4 (n= 4), C 20.5 (n=1), C- 15.5-18.5 (n=3)

Wednesday 12/9 Final exam
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For 2014: answers here, Average (out of 75) = 44.6, SD = 11.52, Course grade curve centered at 3.27
For 2013: Answers here, Average (out of 75) = 46.3, SD = 13.19, Course grade curve centered at 3.5
For 2012: answers here, Average (out of 75) = 36.0. SD = 14.24,
For 2010: Answers here, Average (out of 75) = 40.6, Standard deviation = 16.2, A 61-70.5 (n=6), A- 51.5-52.5 (n=2), B+ 43-46 (n=2), B 36.5-40 (n=7), C+ 31-33.5 (n=4), C 24-28.5 (n=3), C- 14-22.5 (n=4)
For 2011: Answers here, Average (out of 75) = 46.3, Standard deviation = 11.8, A 57.5-68 (n=6), A- 53-54.5 (n=3), B+ 50-51.5 (n=3), B 47-49.5 (n=2), C+ 33.5-37.5 (n=7), C 29.5 (n=1), C- 18.5 (n=1)

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