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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 2022

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
106069

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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

The aim of this course is to undertake a comprehensive study of the anatomical structures of the head and neck and the structure and function of the human nervous system (central and peripheral).

Course content

Gross anatomy of the head and neck, central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system (sensory, motor, visual, auditory, vestibular systems, association and speech areas, motor and sensory tracts, ventricular system, basal nuclei, limbic system, cranial and spinal nerves), its functions and blood supply of the central nervous system

Textbook(s)

Paul A. Young, Paul H. Young, Daniel L. Tolbert, Basic Clinical Neuroscience , 3rd, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
HLTH 1020 Human Anatomy 100

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 3 x 1 hour x 13 weeks
Practical 2 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
Practical Assessment 30 minutes 15% N/A
Practical Assessment 45 minutes 25% N/A
Examination 2.5 hours 60% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
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

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