ADVANCED SYSTEMS PHYSIOLOGY A

HBS202

2019

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this fully online subject students gain knowledge in systems physiology, which includes the nervous system, muscle tissue, and the cardiovascular system. The detailed online resources will be supported by interactive online sessions and complemented by enquiry-based activities.


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 nervous system, muscular system and cardiovascular system.

Activities:
Online videos, resources and activities.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
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:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
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 to achieve well, integrated, cohesive outcomes in physiology problem solving tasks

Activities:
Online videos, resources and activities.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Quantitative Literacy)
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, 2019, OUA Study Period 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

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
Six 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 scientific communication assessments30 01, 02, 03
Two 800-word equivalent individual summative MCQ tests40 01, 02

Online, 2019, OUA Study Period 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

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
Six 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 scientific communication assessments30 01, 02, 03
Two 800-word equivalent individual summative MCQ tests40 01, 02