Foundations of Anatomy and Physiology G (10415.2)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| On-Campus
|| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Health|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|Discipline Of Sport And Exercise Science||Graduate Level|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 3 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesAfter successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Appropriately utilise anatomical and physiological terms;
2. Differentiate, compare and contrast the function of the following body systems: cells, connective tissue, bone tissue, muscle tissue, nervous, gastrointestinal, immune, cardiovascular, respiratory, urinary, endocrine, integumentary, and reproductive systems;
3. Identify the cells, tissues and organs involved in the body systems presented within this unit; and
4. Integrate their knowledge of the anatomical and physiological systems presented throughout the unit to:
a) provide a thorough understanding of homeostatic control and
b) be able to explain and distinguish the overlapping nature and complexity of the human body.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
1. UC graduates are professional - work collaboratively as part of a team, negotiate, and resolve conflict
2. UC graduates are global citizens - make creative use of technology in their learning and professional lives
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - adapt to complexity, ambiguity and change by being flexible and keen to engage with new ideas
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - evaluate and adopt new technology
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||02 August 2021||On-Campus||Ms Erin Kelly|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||01 August 2022||On-Campus||Ms Erin Kelly|
Suggested Textbook: Tortora & Derrickson, Introduction to the Human Body, 11th Australia and New Zealand Edition, Wiley
The printed textbook and e-text can be purchased from https://www.wileydirect.com.au/buy/introduction-to-the-human-body-11th-australia-new-zealand-edition/
Submission of assessment items
Use of text matching software
To apply for extensions or deferrals students must complete the appropriate form (available on Canvas) and upload it to the correct dropbox with the supporting documentation. Students are to then check the dropbox. Submissions marked "completed" are deemed to be approved.
It is expected that students will work through the online component of this course in a timely fashion.
It is expected that students will attend all laboratory classes.
Required IT skills
It is expected that students will possess UC IT entry skills. Students are expected to use the Canvas site for this unit to access all of the required materials and to complete the online assessments.
Work placement, internships or practicums