HONOURS IN HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY AND ANATOMY

HBS4HPA

2021

Credit points: 60

Subject outline

In this subject, students are provided with one year of specialised training in practical research. As well as providing experience in research, training is also provided in the communication of research results in oral and written presentations at an advanced level. Students must complete semester 1 and semester 2 of this subject.

SchoolLife Sciences

Credit points60

Subject Co-ordinatorJarrod Church

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted in one of the following courses: HHHS, HHHSB, HHHSC, SHMES

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsCompletion of a degree including subjects offered by the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Microbiology (or equivalent) at an acceptable standard. An average grade of 65% or greater over the 3 subjects, HBS3AHP, HBS3HPR and HBS3IRP.

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/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. Demonstrate conceptual, theoretical and practical knowledge of an advanced topic of physiology.
02. Demonstrate effective communication skills to explain advanced concepts and research findings to a variety of audiences at a level that is consistent with international discipline standards.
03. Critically analyse and interpret scientific information and data to interrogate assumptions, formulate hypothesises, draw unbiased conclusions and defend scientific ideas.
04. Employ academic and ethical integrity, and scientific rigor in conducting and evaluating scientific research and developing professional practice.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJarrod Church

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One thesis (10,000-words)

N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One literature survey (2,500-words)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

One 15-minute associated oral presentation (750-words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo5 SILO1, SILO2

One 20-minute associated oral presentation (1,000-words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

One 3-hour written analysis examination of a scientific paper (3,000-words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJarrod Church

Class requirements

Supervisor ConsultationWeek: 30 - 42
Two 2.00 h supervisor consultation per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One thesis (10,000-words)

N/AN/AN/ANo65 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

One literature survey (2,500-words)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2

One 15-minute associated oral presentation (750-words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo5 SILO1, SILO2

One 20-minute associated oral presentation (1,000-words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

One 3-hour written analysis examination of a scientific paper (3,000-words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo10 SILO3