Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology 1B (VETS1034)
UNIT OF STUDY
In this unit the gross anatomy, histology and physiology of the respiratory, cardiovascular and urinary systems are studied. Mechanisms of acid base regulation are also included. Clinical material is used to illustrate normal structure and function. Examples of structural and physiological abnormalities that cause dysfunction and disease in animals are included. Computer based tutorials and assessments will be used to assist learning.
Further unit of study information
lectures: 42 hrs
practicals: 22 hrs
tutorials/Group Work: 13 hrs
(Please note: These figures are approximate and subject to change.)
intra-semester: 1 x anatomy and physiology examination (20%)
end of semester: 1 x 2 hr written theory paper (anatomy & physiology) (55%), 1 x anatomy practical examination (18%)
other: anatomy assignment (7%)
VETS1034 VAP 1 B Unit of Study Guide
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Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
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