[Not offered in 2021]
|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||College of Medicine & Dentistry|
Available to Bachelor of Health Science (Physician Assistant) students only.
This subject will provide the introduction to integrated health science studies with foundations in basic science, human anatomy and physiology, pathology and professional practice issues. There will also be a strong emphasis on clinical skills to include: patient communication and history taking, physical examination and an introduction to evidence based medicine. Content will be delivered in a blended format commencing with a two-week, face to face block at the Townsville campus followed by IT based modules, small group learning and live and taped lectures.
Attendance at residential blocks is mandatory. Satisfactory completion of the clinical aspects, including set competencies, is required.
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.