Human Biology - BIO101

Sleep Technologist Certificate

Northern Essex Community College

Credits: 3

Subject Area(s): Biology, Science

Credential(s): Associate's Degree, Certificates


This course is an investigation into human body structure and function through the lens of common diseases of public health concern. The basic chemical and physiological functions of the body are understood through the pathology of conditions where things go wrong with those functions. Examples of diseases studied are: addiction,  sexually transmitted infections, diabetes, and heart disease. Note: This course may be taken alone as a 3 credit biology course OR in conjunction with BIO102 Human Biology Laboratory as a 4 credit biology course.

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Human Biology Online Offerings

Course Section Time Instructor Format Start Date End Date
OFA - Gorczyca, Thomas100% Online2023-09-062023-10-27
L1A- Carles, MariaHybrid2023-07-032023-08-11
O1A- Gorczyca, Thomas100% Online2023-05-222023-06-30

Human Biology Associated Programs

Program ID Name Subject Area(s) Percent Online
0264Sleep Technologist CertificateHealth80
0179Exercise ScienceHealth, Interdisciplinary/General Studies50
0347Medical Billing CertificateHealth, Medical80
0201Early Childhood EducationComputer and Information Science, Education80
8100Medical Coding CertificateAllied Health, Health, Medical80
8103Medical Assistant (Evening) CertificateAllied Health, Health, Medical80
8101Medical Office Assistant CertificateHealth, Medical80
0218Dental Assisting CertificateForeign Language80
0152Educational Studies Computer and Information Science80
0255Human ServicesHuman Services80
0260Medical Assistant (Day) CertificateAllied Health, Health, Medical80
0254Paramedic Technology EMT CertificateHealth, Medical80
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