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PP2231 - Human Pathophysiology and Pharmacology 2

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

Available to Nursing Science students only.

This subject extends the students knowledge of pathophysiology and pharmacology in relation to health and disease. Students will examine alterations in nervous, gastrointestinal and endocrine function, as well as their respective drug treatments. Concepts in cellular pathophysiology, inflammation and immunology will be explored. The pathophysiology and management of infectious disease is also covered.

Prerequisites: BM1011 AND (HS1005 OR NS1003) AND HS1111 AND NS1211 AND BM1022 AND (NS1012 OR NS1004) AND NS1220 AND NS1222

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Pam Megaw, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Mr David Herron, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur, Dr David Simcock, Dr Therese Kairuz, Dr Donna Martin.
Workload expectations:
  • 50 hours lectures
  • 10 hours tutorials
Assessment: other exams (60%); assignments (40%).
Special Assessment Requirements: all assessment held on-course

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Pam Megaw, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Mr David Herron, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur, Dr Therese Kairuz, Dr Donna Martin.
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: other exams (60%); assignments (40%).
Special Assessment Requirements: all assessment held on course: students to organise invigilation of assessment pieces at required location.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Pam Megaw, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Mr David Herron, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur, Dr David Simcock, Dr Therese Kairuz, Dr Donna Martin.
Workload expectations:
  • 50 hours lectures
  • 10 hours tutorials
Assessment: other exams (60%); assignments (40%).
Special Assessment Requirements: all assessment pieces are held on-course

Mount Isa, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Pam Megaw, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Mr David Herron, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur, Dr David Simcock, Dr Therese Kairuz, Dr Donna Martin.
Workload expectations:
  • 50 hours lectures
  • 10 hours tutorials
Assessment: other exams (60%); assignments (40%).
Special Assessment Requirements: all assessment items held on-course

Thursday Isl, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coordinator: Dr Pam Megaw, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr Anupama Bangara Kulur
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Mr David Herron, Dr Lisa Chilton, Dr David Simcock, Dr Therese Kairuz, Dr Donna Martin.
Workload expectations:
  • 50 hours lectures
  • 10 hours tutorials
Assessment: other exams (60%); assignments (40%).
Special Assessment Requirements: all assessment to be held on-course

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