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Body Systems and Human Performance - BIOS2170

This unit will present the gross anatomy, functional histology, physiology and pathophysiology of the cardiovascular, respiratory and renal systems (including acid-base homeostasis) relevant to human movement. This unit includes laboratory classes in which human cadaveric material is studied; attendance at such classes is compulsory. It includes classes during which students interpret physiological data and explain the physiological principles associated demonstrated. These classes link across all topics culminating in a capstone activity which emphasizes the integrated nature of human movement and performance.

Classes
(3x 1hr lec and 1x2hr tut/prac or 1x 3hr tut/prac)/wk

Assessment
mid semester exam (40%), end semester exam (60%) using mcq and short answer questions; formative assessment after each topic.

Prohibitions

BIOS1170 or BMED2403 or PHSI2005 or PHSI2006

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Biomedical Science
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Peter Knight
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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