Courses & Units

Applied Physiology CHP330

Hobart

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Introduction

This Unit provides the opportunity for students to expand their knowledge of physiology and physiology research techniques. The unit will take an in depth look into the applied nature of physiology in extreme environments.

Physiological processes and whole body implications of exposure to high altitude, during ultra endurance exercise and in obesity/ metabolic syndrome will be investigated and explored. Students will be able to develop their research skills and will be exposed to the techniques utilised in a working laboratory.

Summary

Unit name Applied Physiology
Unit code CHP330
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Medicine
Coordinator

Dr Melanie Blackhall

Teaching staff

Dr Melanie Blackhall, Dr Renee Ross, Professor Graeme Zosky

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2020: $1,190.00 2020: $2,354.00 010913

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Requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3 hours weekly lectures / seminars / practical laboratory work

Assessment

Mid-semester test (20%), end of semester exam (40%), major assignment (25%) and seminar presentation (15%)

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