ADVANCED SYSTEMS PHYSIOLOGY A

HBS202

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students gain knowledge in systemic physiology. The subject is divided into two modules. Module one focuses on the study of the human nervous system and skeletal muscle. Module two focuses on the human cardiovascular system and blood.

SchoolSchool of Life Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorCaroline Taylor

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in one of the following courses: HBFN, HBFNX, HOUA and must have passed HBS101 (or equivalent).

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects HBS2PTA

Special conditions This subject is offered via Open Universities Australia. La Trobe University students can undertake this subject as part of a cross institutional enrolment under certain circumstances, and must seek approval from the Bachelor of Food and Nutrition Course Coordinator for eligibility. Due to the nature of the subject content and online delivery, enrolments are generally not permitted past the published OUA enrolment date for the study period.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsSilverthorn, Human Physiology: An Integrated ApproachPrescribedDee Unglaub SilverthornPearson, Global Edition 7ed

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Independently access and assimilate credible knowledge of basic physiological principles relating to the peripheral nervous system, muscular system and cardiovascular system.

Activities:
Online videos, resources and activities.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

02. Use independently acquired credible knowledge of the physiological principles in solving given real-world physiologically based problems.

Activities:
Online videos, resources and activities.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

03. Work independently and collaboratively in an interdisciplinary team to complete a physiologically well-reasoned evidence based test on the outcomes of a defined case study.

Activities:
Online videos, resources and activities.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving,Inquiry/Research)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Online, 2018, OUA Study Period 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCaroline Taylor

Class requirements

Scheduled Online Class Week: 35 - 47
One 150.0 hours scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend from week 35 to week 47 and delivered via online.
"Consists of various online videos and resources for students to watch, review and participate throughout the study period."

Lecture Week: 35 - 47
Five 1.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays from week 35 to week 47 and delivered via online.
"Online synchronous sessions, will be run by an academic and work as a live review session for students."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ten 150-word equivalent formative MCQ tests30 01, 02
Two 500-word equivalent case study assignments30 01, 02, 03
Two 800-word equivalent individual summative MCQ tests40 01, 02

Online, 2018, OUA Study Period 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCaroline Taylor

Class requirements

Scheduled Online Class Week: 09 - 21
One 150.0 hours scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend from week 09 to week 21 and delivered via online.
"Consists of various online videos and resources for students to watch, review and participate throughout the study period."

Lecture Week: 09 - 21
Four 1.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays from week 09 to week 21 and delivered via online.
"Online synchronous sessions, will be run by an academic and work as a live review session for students."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Ten 150-word equivalent formative MCQ tests30 01, 02
Two 500-word equivalent case study assignments30 01, 02, 03
Two 800-word equivalent individual summative MCQ tests40 01, 02