special attention being paid to digestion and absorption. The latter part of the course consists of elementary work in bacteriology to give the student an idea of the nature and growth of micro-organism.
Three hours class work and two hours laboratory weekly thruout the year.
Text : Hough and Sedgwick, "The Human Mechanism."
Physical Geography. The course treats of the more important facts regarding the form, material and processes of the earth and the relation which they bear to life in its varied phases, Several trips will be taken to study the physical features in the vicinity of the school.
Two hours per week thruout the year.
Hand Models. This work consists of making all varieties of stitches used in plain sewing and embroidery. The student makes a set of models, comprising the various - stiches, basting, runing, back-stitching, hemming, overcasting, felling, gathering, blanket stitch, chain stitch, machine stitch, buttonholes, loops and eyelets; also darning, embroidery matching, glove mending, and making seams, fastenings, plackets and gussets.
This course also includes talks on the use of each model, and upon the process of manufacture of the fabric used.