ADVANCED SYSTEMS PHYSIOLOGY B

HBS204

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this fully online subject you gain knowledge in systems physiology, which includes the endocrine system, gastrointestinal system, respiratory system and renal system. The detailed online resources will be supported by interactive online sessions and complemented by enquiry-based activities.

SchoolLife Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorCaroline Taylor

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesOnline videos, resources and activities.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in one of the following courses: HBFN, HBFNX, HOUA and must have passed HBS101 (or equivalent) and HBS202 (or equivalent).

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsPAM2HP1 AND PAM2HP2

Equivalent subjectsHBS2PTB

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsThis subject is offered via Open Universities Australia, late enrolments are generally not permitted past the published close of application date for the study period. For students not enrolled in the prerequisite courses, you may be able to undertake these subjects with approval of your home course coordinator, please contact ASK La Trobe for assistance. A good internet connection is required due to the online delivery.

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Silverthorn, Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorDee Unglaub Silverthorn

Year2016

Edition/Volume7ed

PublisherPearson

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Explain basic physiological principles relating to the nervous system, muscular system and cardiovascular system.
02. Use experimentally obtained physiological data with knowledge of the physiological principles of the nervous, muscular and cardiovascular systems to solve problems presented in case study scenarios.
03. Effectively and professionally communicate physiological principles relating to the nervous, muscular and cardiovascular systems including related experimental observations and the conclusions drawn from them.

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On-Line, 2021, OUA study period 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCaroline Taylor

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
Six 1.00 h lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
Online synchronous sessions, will be run by an academic and work as a live review session for students.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 50.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
Consists of various online videos and resources for students to watch, review and participate throughout the study period.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Three Case Study Assignments (1500 words total)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Analytical and Scientific Communication Skills Assignment (1400 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

2 x 45 min MCQ/short answer test (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2

On-Line, 2021, OUA study period 3, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCaroline Taylor

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 36 - 48
Six 1.00 h lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 36 to week 48 and delivered via online.
Online synchronous sessions, will be run by an academic and work as a live review session for students.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 36 - 48
One 50.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 36 to week 48 and delivered via online.
Consists of various online videos and resources for students to watch, review and participate throughout the study period.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Three Case Study Assignments (1500 words total)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Analytical and Scientific Communication Skills Assignment (1400 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

2 x 45 min MCQ/short answer test (1500 word equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2