Courses & Units

Applied Anatomy and Neurosciences CXA307




This unit extends the anatomical knowledge gained in CXA172 Anatomy & Physiology 1 and CXA232 Kinesiology, and expands students understanding of skeletal and musculoskeletal anatomy and physiology, and nervous system anatomy and physiology in health and disease. Analyses of evidence based research is also included. The unit should be taken by students wishing to undertake postgraduate programs in Physiotherapy and Exercise Physiology and could be useful for those wishing to become radiographers or radiation therapists.


Unit name Applied Anatomy and Neurosciences
Unit code CXA307
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Discipline Health Sciences

Sally McLaine

Teaching staff


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


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


International students
Domestic 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 31/5/2020 31/5/2020

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Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
not applicable

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CXA203 and (CZZ102 or CXA173 or CXA273)


Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:


Teaching Pattern

2-hr lecture/tutorial (13 weeks), additional online material in other weeks. 2-hr workshop (10 weeks).


4 x Practical examinations (40%); Final 2-hr exam (40%); on-line research review (20%).

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