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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 1026

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101469

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

To provide students with knowledge of human anatomy from a gross, surface and sectional perspective as it relates to medical radiations and to introduce students to safe and professional practice in a health related environment.

Course content

Sectional, gross and surface anatomy of the thorax, abdomen, pelvis and upper and lower limb. Professional behaviour and safe radiation practices.

Textbook(s)

Martini FH 2012, Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology , 9th edn, Pearson Benjamin Cummings, San Francisco

Moeller, T B & Reif, E 2014, Pocket Atlas of Sectional Anatomy: Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Volume 2: Thorax, Heart, Abdomen and Pelvis, 4th edn, Thieme Medical Publishers, New York, NY

Kelley LL and Petersen CM 2013, Sectional Anatomy for Imaging Professionals, 3rd edn, Mosby Elsevier, St Louis

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture (on campus option) 1 hour x 5 weeks
Lecture (online option) 1 hour x 5 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 13 weeks
Clinical 22.5 hours x -
Workshop 2 hours x 4 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
Test - 30% Continuous
Assignment 800 words 15% -
Examination - 50% 2 hours
Clinical assessment - 5% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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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 Health Sciences

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