HSE208 - Integrated Human Physiology
|Year||2016 unit information|
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Only available to students enrolled in H315, H343, D394, H355 OR S323 students completing the Nutrition and Exercise Science major (MJ-H000026) OR H300 and D391 students completing the Nutrition major (MJ-H000007).
Other students who would like to enrol in this unit must submit their request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Enrolment quotas apply.
Trimester 2: Anne Turner
Trimester 3: Craig Wright
Waurn Ponds (Geelong): Liz Liberts
Must be enrolled in or have previously successfully completed HSE010
Trimester 2 Campus: 5 x 1 hour seminars per trimester, 5 x 2 hour laboratories per trimester, 2 x 1 hour classes at Burwood (Melbourne) and Waurn Ponds (Geelong) per week
Trimester 3 Cloud (online): 5 x 2 hour laboratories scheduled during one week early in the trimester to be undertaken at either Burwood (Melbourne) for students enrolled in Burwood (Melbourne) based courses or Waurn Ponds (Geelong) for all other students and 5 x 1 hour seminars (conducted live online)
^Trimester 3 students enrol as Cloud (online); however there are significant campus requirements
This unit provides an overview of the concept of homeostasis and physiological control systems; integrated physiological responses to various challenges to homeostasis in humans. The experimental methods utilised to assess physiological responses in the human will also be examined.
Assessment task 1: Written reports (2000 words) 50%
Assessment task 2: Examination (2 hours) 50%
Widmaier, E. P., Raff, H. and Strang, K. T. 2014, Vander’s human physiology: The mechanisms of body function, 13th edn, McGraw Hill, New York, NY/USA.