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PC1002 - Human Anatomy and Physiology 2

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

Available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Pharmacy.

This subject builds on fundamental concepts introduced in PC1001 and describes anatomy function and structure of organ systems not covered in PC1001. This includes the respiratory, renal, gastrointestinal, endocrine and reproductive systems. An introduction to nutrition and physiological adaptations of organ systems to changes in environmental or metabolic demands is also included.

Learning Outcomes

  • basic concepts of human nutrition and of adaptations of the bodys systems to changes in environmental/metabolic demands;
  • functional and structural aspects of the endocrine system;
  • functional and structural aspects of the gastrointestinal system;
  • functional and structural aspects of the renal system;
  • functional and structural aspects of the reproductive system;
  • functional and structural aspects of the respiratory system.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
PP2201

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Sean Holroyd
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Suzy Munns, Dr Damien Paris, Dr Sean Holroyd.
Workload expectations:
  • 36 hours lectures
  • 6 hours tutorials
  • 18 hours practicals
Assessment: end of semester exam (70%); other exams (30%).

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.