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|Offered at:||(B, CBD, G, W, X)|
Trimester 1 (B, CBD, G, W, X), Trimester 2 (B, CBD), Trimester 3 (X only)
Trimester 1: A Turner (B), Trimester 2: T Castricum (B), Trimester 3 2013-14: L Liberts (G)
3 x 1 hour lectures per week, 4 x 2 hour practical classes per trimester and 4 x 1 hour tutorial classes per trimester
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
This interdisciplinary unit provides an overview of the basic sciences of human anatomy and physiology, exploring issues of relevance to the health sciences. Specific topics to be addressed will include: organisation of the human body, outlining anatomical terms, chemical and structural bases of cell function, body tissues including integument, homeostasis and physiological control via neural and hormonal mechanisms that maintain a constant internal environment. Support and movement through an understanding of the musculo-skeletal system, and maintenance of key systems, including cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, urinary and immune systems.
Practical class worksheets (4 x 10%) 40%, mid-trimester test (1 hour) 20%, end of trimester examination (2 hours) 40%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.