|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
This subject details the organisation, structure and function of the human body with an emphasis on the role of the nervous and endocrine systems on control, regulation and movement. Anatomy and physiology, including of bones, joints and muscles, will be studied to understand movement and how it is controlled and regulated by the central and peripheral nervous systems. Topics will include bone growth and repair, muscle contraction and the nerve-muscle interface, as well as the role of neurons in communication. The endocrine system will be studied with a focus on its role in growth and reproduction.
Achieve an overall percentage of 50% or more (an aggregate of the on-course assessment and the final examination); Attend at least 80% of the overall lectures & practicals.
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Kate Domett|
|Lecturers:||Mrs Vicki Dunk, Mrs Melissa Crawford, Assoc. Professor Kate Domett, Miss Chantal Nightingale, Ms Kerri Trezona, Dr Danica Vojisavljevic.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
An enrolment quota applies to this offering.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.