After studying the course materials located on Module 1., answer the following:

  1. Explain the following concepts:
    • Asexual – sexual reproduction.
    • Mitosis – Meiosis
    • Diploid – Haploid
    • Gametes
    • Fertilization
    • Zygote
    • Syngamy
    • Blastocyst
    • Implantation
    • Gastrulation
    • Embryo – Fetus
  2. Explain fertilization process from cellular level to fetus.
  3. After learning about fertilization process, and according to nature and objectively, and scientifically speaking, when does human life begin? Why?
  4. Read and summarize Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services (ERD) PART FOUR Introduction.

Submission Instructions:

  • The paper is to be clear and concise and students will lose points for improper grammar, punctuation, and misspelling.
  • If references are used, please cite properly according to the current APA style. Refer to your syllabus for further detail or contact your instructor.
  • Complete and submit the assignment by 11:59 PM ET Wednesday.