Introduction to Human Biology

Introduction to Human Biology

Date(s) & Location(s):
June 10 - 28, 2024 in Morganton, NC (In-person portion starts June 23rd)
Grades Eligible:
Rising  10th 11th 12th
Course Description:

This course provides a basic survey of human biology. Emphasis is placed on the basic structure and function of body systems and the medical terminology used to describe normal and pathological states. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of normal anatomy and physiology and the appropriate use of medical terminology.

Dr. Rega Lalithkumar
About The Instructor:

Dr. Rega Lalithkumar is a biology instructor at Gaston College. In addition to teaching content, she mentors students about time management, learning skills and productivity. Dr. Lalithkumar’s current research focuses on helping students to reduce test anxiety. The soft skills that Dr. Lalithkumar has been emphasizing on in her classrooms has tremendously helped her students with reducing test anxiety.