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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 1048

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Course Level

globe-earth-geography

Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
161601

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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
UniSA College

Course aim

To provide students with strong background knowledge of the major physiological systems of the human body. This will include developing students: understanding of how the major organs function, appreciation that cell/tissue structure relates to their function, and that homeostasis is important for these processes.

Course content

The structure and function of cells and body tissues, organisation and concepts of the function of the major physiological systems of the human body and how they interact to maintain homeostasis.

Textbook(s)

Martini, F, Bartholomew, EF & Ober, WC 2017, Essentials of anatomy & physiology, 7th edition, Pearson/Benjamin Cummings, San Francisco; London

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 13 weeks
Virtual Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Podcast of internal lectures 2 hours x 13 weeks
Online learning support activities 2 hours equivalent x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Lecture (Streamed simultaneously from City West) 2 hours x 13 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Lecture (Streamed simultaneously from City West) 2 hours x 13 weeks
Workshop 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 WEST
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Quiz N/A 30% 45 minutes
Poster Presentation 1000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 30% 1 hour
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, DISTANCE EDUCATION
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Quiz N/A 30% 45 minutes
Poster Presentation 1000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 30% 1 hour
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Quiz N/A 30% 45 minutes
Poster Presentation 1000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 30% 1 hour
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Quiz N/A 30% 45 minutes
Poster Presentation 1000 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 30% 1 hour

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
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
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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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