VT 118 : Veterinary Anatomy & Physiology II
Veterinary AP II
Standard letter grades
Contact hours total
This is the second of two courses covering the structure and function of animal bodies and the anatomical and physiological differences between domestic species. Continues the study of the interrelationship of organ systems, including the endocrine, reproductive, cardiovascular, lymphatic, digestive, respiratory, and urinary systems.
1. Recognize the complementarity of structure and function.
2. Describe the basic metabolic processes.
3. Explain the interrelationships between organ systems and physiological processes.
4. Explain the major homeostatic mechanisms utilized in each body system in response to internal and external environmental changes.