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BM1022 - Physiological Systems and Processes 2

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (pre 2015)

Available to Nursing Science students only. Available to Sport & Exercise Science students (CAIRNS) only.

This subject comprises the basics in physics; cardiovascular system; blood and lymphatics; respiratory system; endocrinology; genetics; reproductive system; immunology, introduction to pharmacology and pathophysiological changes.

Learning Outcomes

  • be introduced to the general concepts integral to developing an understanding of some of the major physiological processes and systems in the human body;
  • further study organ systems which were introduced in the earlier offered subject BM1011;
  • be encouraged to integrate fundamental concepts in physics with the physiological processes studied.
Corequisites: NS1004
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
PP2201

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Pam Megaw, <Person not found>, Dr David Simcock
Lecturers: <Person not found>, Ms Sarah Swan, Assoc. Professor Catherine Rush, Mr John Daicopoulos, Dr Alex Trollope, Dr Kate Miller, Dr Mark Payne, Dr David Simcock, Dr Gustavo Cerqueira.
Workload expectations:
  • 43 hours lectures
  • 7 hours tutorials
  • 16 hours practicals
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching 06-Oct-2014 to 10-Oct-2014
Coordinator: Dr Pam Megaw, <Person not found>, Dr David Simcock
Lecturers: Ms Sarah Swan, Mrs Elspeth Wood, Assoc. Professor Catherine Rush, Mr John Daicopoulos, <Person not found>, Mr Alan Ramsay, Dr Kate Miller, Dr Mark Payne, Dr David Simcock, Dr Gustavo Cerqueira.
Workload expectations:
  • 20 hours practicals
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: <Person not found>, Dr David Simcock
Lecturers: <Person not found>, Assoc. Professor Catherine Rush, Mr John Daicopoulos, Dr Kate Miller, Dr Mark Payne, Dr David Simcock, Dr Gustavo Cerqueira.
Workload expectations:
  • 43 hours lectures
  • 7 hours tutorials
  • 16 hours practicals
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

Mackay, Limited, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Face to face teaching 06-Oct-2014 to 10-Oct-2014
Coordinator: Dr Pam Megaw, <Person not found>, Dr David Simcock
Lecturers: Ms Sarah Swan, Mrs Elspeth Wood, Assoc. Professor Catherine Rush, Mr John Daicopoulos, <Person not found>, Mr Alan Ramsay, Dr Kate Miller, Dr Mark Payne, Dr David Simcock, <Person not found>, Dr Gustavo Cerqueira.
Workload expectations:
  • 20 hours practicals - residential
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

Mount Isa, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: <Person not found>, Dr David Simcock
Lecturers: Ms Sarah Swan, Mrs Elspeth Wood, Assoc. Professor Catherine Rush, Mr John Daicopoulos, <Person not found>, Mr Alan Ramsay, Dr Kate Miller, Dr Mark Payne, Dr David Simcock, Dr Gustavo Cerqueira.
Workload expectations:
  • 15 hours tutorials - residential
  • 20 hours practicals - residential
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

Thursday Isl, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Pam Megaw, <Person not found>, Dr David Simcock
Lecturers: Mrs Elspeth Wood, Assoc. Professor Catherine Rush, Mr John Daicopoulos, <Person not found>, Mr Alan Ramsay, Dr Kate Miller, Dr Mark Payne, Dr David Simcock, Dr Gustavo Cerqueira.
Workload expectations:
  • 15 hours tutorials - residential
  • 20 hours practicals - residential
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

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.