PP5005 - Special Topics in Physiology
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences
An independent course of study in which students will demonstrate an advanced, integrated
and specialised knowledge, including recent research developments, in 3 physiologically
based topics. Students will investigate, review, critically analyse and consolidate
scientific literature and synthesise literature reviews on assigned topics. The topics
areas for this subject will be developed in consultation with the course coordinator.
Students will be required to demonstrate autonomy, initiative, planning and decision
making skills in the preparation of literature reviews. This subject is consistent
with AQF level 9.
- autonomously investigate, review, critically analyse scientific literature, focusing
on peer reviewed primary journal articles;
- work autonomously to formulate a detailed plan illustrating how the ideas and themes
of assigned topics will be consolidated into literature reviews;
- construct scientific literature reviews that demonstrates a sustained and coherent
argument on physiologically based topics;
- construct scientific literature reviews that demonstrate an advanced understanding
of the topic.
- Non-Invigilated > Essays - (% - 100%).
Special Assessment Requirements
Assessment by written examination, seminar or assignments as determined by the appropriate
Head of School
Study Period 1
|Census Date 26-Mar-2020
||Dr Lisa Chilton, Professor David Whitmore
Study Period 2
|Census Date 27-Aug-2020
||Assoc. Professor Damien Paris.
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