PSL301H1S - Human Physiology II

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday - 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (36L/4T)
Convocation Hall

Coordinator:   Dr. M. French

Recommended Preparations:  BIO130H1/BIO150Y1; CHM135H1/CHM136H/CHM138H/CHM139H/CHM151Y; one full-course equivalent from: MAT100-series and/or PHY100 series.

Exclusions:   PSL200Y1, PSL201Y1, PSL302Y1 


  • Term test #1 (50 min)
  • Term test #2 (50 min)
  • Three (3) On-line quizzes
  • Final examination (2 hr)

Required Textbook:  Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach. 6th ed., D.U. Silverthorn. Pearson, 2012.  
Earlier editions are acceptable but any page/figure references will be made to this one.

Description:  Second half of a 2-course survey of human physiology; should be coupled with PSL300H1F for a complete introduction to physiology. 

Content:  Principles of cardiovascular, respiratory, renal, and gastrointestinal physiology for students enrolled in Life Science program.

Format:  Lectures and tutorials

Comments:  Tutorial sessions reinforce lecture material.  Test questions will be based on lectures, assigned textbook readings and tutorials.  The tutorials are accompanied by on-line practice quizzes.

Additional Notes:  For students enrolled in Life Science programs.