HUMAN BODY SYSTEMS

EDU2HBS

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Through a series of interactive lectures and practical laboratory classes students gain a basic knowledge of the structure, function, and interralationships of the major anatomical and physiological systems of the human body directly related to movement. Students investigate basic terminology, and the structure and function of the skeletal, muscular, cardiovascular, respiratory and neural systems.

SchoolSchool of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorCathleen Farrelly

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects EDU1HBS

Special conditions Prerequisite for Exercise Physiology and Performance and Sports Biomechanics.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsHuman Body SystemsPrescribedMcCullagh, J. (2014)MCGRAW HILL, SYDNEY

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Describe the structure and function of the human body at the chemical, cellular, tissue, organ and system levels.

Activities:
TBE

02. Identify the major components of the human body, understand their functions and control mechanisms and discuss their interrelationships.

Activities:
TBE

03. Demonstrate an ability to recognise common sporting injuries and advise on their management.

Activities:
TBE

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2015, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJohn McCullagh

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus online learning"

Laboratory Class Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Examination 1.5 hoursHurdle requirement: students must achieve at least 40% on the final examination.60 01, 02
Group Presentation and report20 02, 03
Weekly lab assessment tasks20 01, 02, 03