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  • GRTE 5030 - Graduate Natural Sciences for Teachers
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Summer 2018
    Addresses special topics in natural sciences with an emphasis on building conceptual understanding of content and enhancing teacher's practice in teaching this content.
  • IPHY 2400 - Introduction to Medical Terminology for Future Health Professionals
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2022 / Summer 2023
    Provides an introduction to medical terminology used within the health professions. Word roots, prefixes and suffixes used in medical records for major body systems will be examined and explained. The structure and functions of the major systems will be defined and described. Recommended for IPHY students and students interested in pursuing a career in the health professions. No prerequisites required.
  • IPHY 3700 - Scientific Writing in Integrative Physiology
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019 / Fall 2019 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Fall 2021 / Spring 2022 / Fall 2022 / Spring 2023 / Fall 2023 / Spring 2024
    Takes a process-based approach to writing. Assignments and classroom experiences emphasize critical thinking, using scientific evidence and reasoning to construct original arguments, and applying conventions and problem-solving skills to craft successful documents. Department enforced prerequisite: IPHY 2800 or equivalent.
  • IPHY 4010 - Seminar in Integrative Physiology
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2023 / Spring 2024
    Introduces a small group of students to current research topics in integrative physiology, evaluation of current research and discussion of critical issues. May be repeated up to 6 total credit hours when topics vary. Department enforced prerequisite: IPHY 2800 or equivalent.
  • IPHY 4060 - Cell Physiology
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2023 / Spring 2024
    Focuses on the molecular machines and cellular sub-compartments that allow cells to renew, replicate, and function in the context of multicellular organisms. Students must enroll in lecture and lab sections.
  • IPHY 4470 - Biology of Human Reproduction
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019 / Summer 2019 / Summer 2020 / Summer 2021 / Summer 2022 / Summer 2023
    Anatomy and physiology of human reproduction, including gender determination, embryology, puberty, menstrual cycle, pregnancy, lactation, menopause, sexual behavior, sexual abnormalities and contraception. Open to nonmajors. Department enforced prerequisites: one year of general biology (lecture + lab). Recommended prerequisites: IPHY 3470 and IPHY 3480 (majors) or IPHY 3430 or (non-majors) or IPHY 4440.
  • IPHY 4870 - Honors Thesis
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020 / Spring 2021
    Department enforced prerequisites: IPHY 2800 and IPHY 3700.
  • IPHY 4930 - Internship
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020 / Fall 2022 / Fall 2023
    Provides an opportunity for field/laboratory work in a variety of different settings. Consult with faculty for approval. May be repeated up to 6 total credit hours. Department enforced prerequisite: completion of at least two of the major core classes.