Catalog of Abilene Christian College, 1922-1923 Page: 80
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215.-Entomology. A study of insects, their anatomy, habits
and control. Special attention to insects harmful and beneficial
to man. Three hours recitation. Four hours laboratory and
field work. Texts: Sanderson and Jackson, Elementary Entomology;
Herrick, Insects Injurious to the Household. No prerequisite,
but a knowledge of Zoology recommended.
225.-Contagious Diseases and Sanitation. Lectures and recitations
on promotion of health and prevention of disease from
the individual and community standpoint. Reinforcing vitality
and normal resistance; infection, immunity, recovery, and disinfectants
practically discussed. Library and laboratory assignments.
313.-General Physiology. A general study of the human
mechanism, including physiological experiments and laboratory
work in manual dissection. No prerequisite, but a knowledge of
Freshmen Zoology recommended. Text: Martin's Human Body
(Advanced). Two hours recitation, three hours laboratory and
one hour library work. Not credited until after 323 is taken.
323.-General Physiology. Work in the study of nerves and
tissues; also in chemistry of food and digestion. Detailed study
of organs. Two hours recitation and three hours laboratory
work. Library assignments. 313 prerequisite.
335.-Vertebrate Embryology. A study of the development
of the frog and the chick. Brief study of mammal by comparison.
Text: Reese, Introduction to Vertebrate Embryology. Three hours
recitation and four hours laboratory. Prerequisite, Freshman
345.-Heredity. A study of the problems and theories of
inheritance and eugenics. Some work will be done in laboratory
with the Drosophilia as the basis. Text: Davenport, Heredity
and Its Relation to Eugenics. References. Prerequisite, Freshman
Zoology or Botany.
355.-Organic Evolution. A study of the theory of Darwin,
as presented in his Origin of Species, with the modifications and
later theories and objections. Lecture-recitation and library work
with Darwin, Origin of Species, Lull, Organic Evolution, Thompson,
Evolution, and Fairhurst, Organic Evolution Considered,
and Theistic Evolution. Prerequisite, Freshman Zoology.
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Abilene Christian College. Catalog of Abilene Christian College, 1922-1923, book, June 1922; Abilene, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth45932/m1/82/: accessed January 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.