This unit provides students with an understanding of how systems-based approaches are being used to address problems in human health and wellbeing. Students will plan and undertake experiments investigating disease mechanism using systems-based tools and approaches to data collection and analysis.
|Systems-based Approaches to Medical Research
|College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
|Associate Professor Brad Sutherland
|Available as an elective?
|University of Tasmania
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Discuss and apply contemporary systems-based approaches used to address issues related to health and disease
- Design strategies to investigate disease mechanisms using systems-based approaches
- Plan and conduct experiments using contemporary systems-based approaches to data collection and analysis
- Solve research problems using contemporary systems-based approaches to data collection and analysis
- Critically evaluate, interpret and communicate experimental data and medical research literature
|Field of Education
|Commencing Student Contribution 1,3
|Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3
|Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3
|Domestic Full Fee 4
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Independent Learning 3 hours weekly; practical 4 hours weekly; Self-directed study 3-4 hours weekly
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