HUMAN SYSTEMS PHYSIOLOGY A

HBS2SPA

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this blended subject you will gain knowledge in systems physiology, which includes homeostasis, membrane dynamics, communication and integration, the nervous system, muscle tissue and endocrinology. The detailed online resources will be supported by interactive lectures and a comprehensive program of enquiry-based workshops.

SchoolMolecular Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJanelle Page

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be admitted in one of the following courses: SBMMB or SBMMW or SBMB or SBMW

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsHBS202 OR HBS2PTA

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Learning resources

Silverthorn, Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorDee Unglaub Silverthorn

YearN/A

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. Predict how various systems of the human body function both during normal physiological conditions and under pathological stress.
02. Analyse and integrate experimentally obtained physiological data with knowledge of basic physiological principles.
03. Explore build and reflect on your experiences that develop your career readiness and employability and actively prepare for life beyond university.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJanelle Page

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
Four 1.00 hour lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 hours unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Two end of module tests (2000 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2
Ten weekly MCQ tests (500 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
One 2 hour end of semester exam (2000 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJanelle Page

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
Four 1.00 hour lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Interactive revision classes in weeks 12, 15, 19 & 22. To be timetabled early in week

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Two end of module tests (2000 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2
Ten weekly MCQ tests (500 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3
One 2 hour end of semester exam (2000 word equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3