general idea of the whole animal kingdom, and is enabled to follow the gradual transsition in the structure from the simple celled, to the complex forms.
Much field work is done during the fall months and the student led to observe and investigate for himself.
Special attention is paid in class to discussion of the laws of Biology; and original papers required. These papers are to be the results of individual investigation and library reading.
Three hours class recitation and two hours in the laboratory per week during the year.
Text : Jordan, Keith and Kellogg's "Animal Studies."
Physiology. This is a course in physiology, hygiene, and sanitation, which not only prepares the student to teach the subject in the public schools, but teaches him the right conduct in his physical life and prepares him for intelligent citizenship in regard to public health and sanitation. The first part of the course is taken up with a study of the human mechanism from the standpoint of anatomy and physiology, followed by a careful consideration of the laws of personal hygiene. The cause, nature, history and home treatment of the common diseases are briefly studied, special attention being paid to those of a contageous and inflictious nature. With this as a foundation the student takes up a thoro study of domestic and public sanitation.
The laboratory work consists of microscopic examinations and dissections of common animals for a knowledge of the structure and relationship of the organs. The physiological processes are studied experiementally,
*On leave of absence.