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SLE323 - Advanced Topics in Biomedical Science

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Steve Cheung


Any two of SLE221, SLE222, SLE254, or SLE234



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week.


This unit covers current concepts, controversies and latest methodological advances in human biology, to develop graduates as professionals. Selection of advanced topics in human biology will be used to illustrate current challenges and developments.  Students will develop critical awareness of biomedical science subject areas and be able to exercise independent and scientifically justified views.  Important characteristics of this unit will be the ability to express ideas both verbally and in written form and justify opinions.


Examination 45%, online quiz 15%, assignment 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.

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