- Code BIOL3190
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Biology Teaching and Learning Centre
- ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
- Course subject Biology
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2016
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BIOL3190 is offered in coursework mode in second semester. This course is designed to provide an opportunity for students undertaking the Bachelor of Medical Science to learn about applications of the medical sciences in the work place. Various guest speakers, who will be professionals in different areas of medical science and/or research, will discuss their work, career, ethics and legal liability. Visits to work places such as different departments of the Canberra Hospital, research schools and pathology laboratories will be organised. Students will also work in small groups to design and run an interview with a medical professional or researcher.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
After successfully completing this course, you will have acquired the following knowledge and skills to:
1- Communicate concepts and contexts clearly and effectively both in writing and orally
2- Work in small cooperative groups
3- Understand ethical standards of the work place
4- Write and run an interview with a medical/research professional
5- Approach potential employers
6- Critically analyse and summarise the content of presentations by medical/research professionals
There are five assessable components to this course:
1- Summary of selected seminars 36%
2- Attendance to seminars 8%
3- Interview Discussion 24%
4- Visits quizzes 12%
5- Learning Outcomes Report 20%
This course is assessed on a Course Requirement Satisfied (CRS) or Fail basis.
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1 hour seminar per week, visits to workplace for up to 12 hours, workshops up to 6 hours.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7460||18 Jul 2016||29 Jul 2016||31 Aug 2016||28 Oct 2016||In Person||N/A|