- Code BIOL3186
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Biology Teaching and Learning Centre
- ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
- Course subject Biology
- Areas of interest Human Sciences, Medical Science, Biomedical Science
- Academic career Undergraduate
- AsPr Krisztina Valter-Kocsi
- Dr Alexandra Webb
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2015
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Enrolment in 2015 is restricted to 50 students and entry will be merit-based.
The aim of this course is to provide students with a comprehensive overview of the morphology and functional anatomy of the human body. The course incorporates normal structure and function of the human body and provides an insight to the implications of disruption of normal structure and function. During the course, lectures will address topics covering all of the systems of teh human body. In practical sessions students will have the opportunity to examine prosected specimens and models of the human body. This applied course provides students with skills to prepare for a medical or health-related careers.
On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
1. Identify and describe the major structures of the human body.
2. Discuss the structural organisation and functions of each system of the human body.
3. Apply their knowledge of human anatomy to solve questions regarding function and disease.
4. Analyse and synthesise their knowledge and skills to create effective anatomy teaching and learning tools.
Other InformationFor permission to enrol in this course, please email firstname.lastname@example.org by 30 November.
Assessment will be based on:•Theory exam (60%; LO 1-4)
•Assignment (25%; LO 1-4)
•Practical exam (15%; LO 1-4)
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WorkloadTwo lectures and 1x2 hour compulsory practical class per week. Additional tutorial sessions of up to two hours may be offered. Students require another 4 non-contact hours for preparation and reading.
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the Biology Teaching and Learning Centre to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
• Gilroy. Anatomy: An Essential Textbook. An Illustrated Review. 1st edition (2013). Thieme
• Gilroy et al. Atlas of Anatomy. 2nd edition (2012). Thieme
• Crossman AR, Nery D: Neuroanatomy, an illustrated colour text 4th ed Churchill Livingstone, Elsevier 2010
Assumed KnowledgeRecommended courses include: BIOL1008, BIOL2174, BIOL2103.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Band 2
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery|
|3483||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||In Person|