Body Systems and Disorders

DEVS 1012

Course description

Students acquire a working knowledge of the structure and function of the human body and the interdependency of body systems. Through discussion of common medical diagnoses in individuals who have a developmental disability, students gain knowledge related to assisting with assessment of physical needs, administering health care, promoting health and well-being, and advocating for access to health services.



Course Hours


Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

For more information, please contact Continuing Education