|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
Available to any students with an interest in physiology, excluding Nursing Science and Pharmacy students.
This subject provides the student with the foundation knowledge for further studies in human physiology and pharmacology. It covers a diversity of functions of the human body including respiration, gastro-intestinal physiology and nutrition, renal physiology, special senses and reproductive physiology. Students will be introduced to scientific writing, including literature searching, data analysis, and the application of basic statistics. This knowledge is essential for careers in health related areas, human biomedical research and drug research development.
|Prerequisites:||at least 18CP of level 1 subjects|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019|
|Coordinator:||Dr Lisa Chilton|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Suzy Munns, Assoc. Professor Damien Paris, Assoc. Professor Haleagrahara Nagaraja, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur, Dr Richard Francis, Dr Donna Martin.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (40%); quizzes or tests (25%); assignments (35%).|
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.