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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 1018

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Course Level

globe-earth-geography

Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
100431

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Summer Term
(Study Period 7)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences

Course aim

To develop an understanding of the structure and function of the healthy human body as it interacts with the environment.

Course content

Scientific / medical terminology, level of body organisation; homeostasis; cell and its function; structure and function of cardiovascular, respiratory, renal, musculoskeletal, gastro-intestinal and nervous systems, relevant chemistry and physics concepts; physiological concepts in the context of client care.

Textbook(s)

Marieb, E 2018, Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Current edition, Global Edition, Pearson

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Tutorial 2 hours x 13 weeks
Lecture (Online delivery) 3 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Tutorial (Online delivery via a virtual classroom) 2 hours x 13 weeks
Lecture (Online delivery) 3 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Report - 50% Ongoing
Quiz - 25% 40 minutes
Quiz - 25% 40 minutes
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Report - 50% Ongoing
Quiz - 25% 40 minutes
Quiz - 25% 40 minutes

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences

Degrees this course is offered in

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