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BM1022 - Physiological Systems and Processes 2

Credit points: 3
Year: 2011
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Administered by: School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences

Available to Nursing Science students only. Available to Sport & Exercise Science students (CAIRNS) only.

This subject comprises the basics in physics; cardiovascular system; blood and lymphatics; respiratory system; endocrinology; genetics; reproductive system; immunology, introduction to pharmacology and pathophysiological changes.

Learning Outcomes

  • fundamental concepts of physics;
  • high altitude, diving and hypobaric medicine;
  • organ, tissue and cellular interrelationships;
  • physiological systems and processes in the human body;
  • understand the central nervous system, excitable membranes.
Corequisites: NS1004
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
PP2201

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 25-Aug-2011
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 43 hours lectures
  • 7 hours tutorials
  • 16 hours practicals
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 2
Census Date 25-Aug-2011
Face to face teaching 27-Sep-2010 to 01-Oct-2010
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 20 hours practicals
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 25-Aug-2011
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 43 hours lectures
  • 7 hours tutorials
  • 16 hours practicals
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

Mount Isa, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 25-Aug-2011
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 15 hours tutorials - residential
  • 20 hours practicals - residential
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

Thursday Isl, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 25-Aug-2011
Coordinator: <Person not found>
Workload expectations:
  • 15 hours tutorials - residential
  • 20 hours practicals - residential
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).

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