This subject will provide foundation knowledge of anatomy, physiology and common pathophysiologies,
body systems, presented with emphasis on rural, remote, Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Islander and tropical settings. They are presented in an integrated fashion and explore
science and social science dimensions and related clinical skills. This subject is
only available to students enrolled in the MBBS program.
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 Peter Johnson, Professor Richard Murray, <Person not found>
||Dr Teresa O'Connor, Ms Simone Ross, Professor Tarun Sen Gupta, Ms Karen Knight, Assoc. Professor Peter Johnson, Assoc. Professor Suzy Munns, Mr Al Forde, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Alex Trollope, Dr Susan Smith, Mr Donald Whaleboat, Dr Roy Rasalam, Dr Monika Zimanyi, Assoc. Professor Haleagrahara Nagaraja, <Person not found>, <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