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Area/Catalogue
BIOL 1047

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
101138

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Course aim

To develop students' 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; cells; tissues; structure and functions of  haematological, cardiovascular, lymphatic, reproductive, urinary, respiratory and endocrine systems; growth and development; relevant chemistry and physics concepts; physiological concepts in the context of client care.

Textbook(s)

Marieb, EN and Hoehn, KN 2016, Human Anatomy & Physiology, Global Edition, 10th, Pearson

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 1 x 2 hours x 13 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 13 weeks
Lecture 1 x 1 hour x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Lecture (online) 1 x 2 hours x 13 weeks
Workshop (online) 2 hours x 13 weeks
Lecture (online) 1 x 1 hour x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, WHYALLA, ONLINE
Lecture (online) 1 x 2 hours x 13 weeks
Workshop (online) 2 hours x 13 weeks
Lecture (online) 1 x 1 hour x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, MT GAMBIER, ONLINE
Lecture (online) 1 x 2 hours x 13 weeks
Workshop (online) 2 hours x 13 weeks
Lecture (online) 1 x 1 hour 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
Quiz 1000 words equivalent 15% 30 minutes
Practical examination - 35% 45 minutes
Examination 2000 words equivalent 50% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Quiz 1000 words equivalent 15% 30 minutes
Practical examination - 35% 45 minutes
Examination 2000 words equivalent 50% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, WHYALLA, ONLINE
Quiz 1000 words equivalent 15% 30 minutes
Practical examination - 35% 45 minutes
Examination 2000 words equivalent 50% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, MT GAMBIER, ONLINE
Quiz 1000 words equivalent 15% 30 minutes
Practical examination - 35% 45 minutes
Examination 2000 words equivalent 50% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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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
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* 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
School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences

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