Physiology

Honours

Honours in Physiology is embedded within the Bachelor of Advanced Studies. Students will be part of world leading medical research within the School of Medical Sciences. The one-year program includes a 36-credit point research project giving students access to the latest biomedical technologies, whilst two 6-credit point coursework units will aid in the development of fundamental research and communication skills. To view a full list of projects please visit our online project database.
To be eligible the student must meet the requirements outlined in the resolutions and have completed any major within the School of Medical Sciences that is relevant to the project. The student needs to find a suitable supervisor and complete the expression of interest form (pdf, 120KB).

Honours Coordinator:

Dr Daniel Johnstone
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General enquires and EOI form submission:
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Unit outlines will be available though Find a unit outline two weeks before the first day of teaching for 1000-level and 5000-level units, or one week before the first day of teaching for all other units.
 

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

PHYSIOLOGY (HONOURS)

The Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Honours) (Physiology) requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 4000-level Honours coursework core units, and
(ii) 36 credit points of 4000-level Honours research project units

Honours Coursework Core

SOMS4101
Research Skills for Medical Sciences
6      Semester 1
SOMS4102
Communicating Ideas in Biomedical Science
6      Semester 1
The following unit will not run in 2020: SOMS4101, SOMS4102.

Honours Core Research Project

PHSI4103
Physiology Honours Project A
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
PHSI4104
Physiology Honours Project B
6    C PHSI4103
Semester 1
Semester 2
PHSI4105
Physiology Honours Project C
6    C PHSI4104
Semester 1
Semester 2
PHSI4106
Physiology Honours Project D
6    C PHSI4105
Semester 1
Semester 2
PHSI4107
Physiology Honours Project E
6    C PHSI4106
Semester 1
Semester 2
PHSI4108
Physiology Honours Project F
6    C PHSI4107
Semester 1
Semester 2