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|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical and Vet Sciences|
Available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Bachelor of Physiotherapy IHCAP Program of the Bachelor of Physiotherapy Honours Program only.
This subject will introduce the principles of human body structure and function as relevant for students of physiotherapy. This includes an introduction to cells and tissues, the nervous system and the function and relationships of bone, muscle, and joints. A detailed study of the gross anatomical structure and functional anatomy of the skull, neck, vertebral column, and upper limb will then be undertaken. An integrated understanding of the human body will be achieved with practical sessions, including the study of human cadaveric material, and functional and clinical case-studies to facilitate the integration of material and the correlation of structure to function.
Achieve an overall percentage of 50% or more and achieve 50% or more on each assessment item. Attend and sign in to at least 80% of the practical's/workshops;
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 23-Mar-2023|
|Coordinator:||Dr Leesa Grier|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Kate Domett, Dr Alex Trollope, Dr Leesa Grier, Dr Beena Suvarna, Mrs Daniela Johnson, Dr Danica Vojisavljevic.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
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.