This subject will provide foundation knowledge of molecular and cellular processes
in the normal functioning of the human body, plus an understanding of the individual,
health systems and the societal influences on human health. These topics are presented
in an integrated fashion across four foundation science modules and through introductory
clinical skills practice. This subject is only available to students enrolled in the
As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final
standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded
for each subject after successful completion of all
parts of the subject chain.
Study Period 1
|Census Date 27-Mar-2014
||Assoc. Professor Kate Domett, Assoc. Professor Peter Johnson, Assoc. Professor Helen Anscomb, Professor Richard Murray
||Dr Teresa O'Connor, Assoc. Professor Sophie Couzos, Dr Rebecca Evans, Ms Simone Ross, Professor Tarun Sen Gupta, Ms Karen Knight, Assoc. Professor Kate Domett, Assoc. Professor Peter Johnson, Assoc. Professor Helen Anscomb, Ms Darlene Wallace, <Person not found>, Dr Damien Paris, Dr Roy Rasalam, Assoc. Professor Haleagrahara Nagaraja, <Person not found>, Assoc. Professor Bunmi Malau-Aduli, <Person not found>, Dr Ioana Bowden, <Person not found>, Dr Torres Woolley.
- 52 hours lectures - Introductory sessions for each subject each week
- 156 hours practicals - Guided Learning Sessions use variable learning methods and formats: 4x 3 hours sessions
- 52 hours workshops/Seminars - Synthesising Sessions integrate concepts and content
- 12 hours - Integrating Sessions present more complex issues in interactive panel formats
- 3 hours fieldwork
- 6 hours clinical placement
||end of semester exam (60%); other exams (20%); assignments (20%).
|Special Assessment Requirements:
||Satisfactory attendance at community and clinical placements is a pre-requisite. Must
achieve a pass score in all assessments in order to progress