This unit is designed to introduce you to the anatomy and physiology of the reproductive, cardiovascular, respiratory, renal, and digestive systems of the human body. The regulation of body temperature will also be studied in the unit. The unit will include: (a) the basic facts and concepts relating to the human body`s structural and functional organisation at different levels (cells, tissues, organs, systems) and the interactions between body systems; (b) the range of normal variation in human anatomy and physiology and the relationships between structure and function; and (c) anatomical and physiological terminology which enables students to discuss, orally or in writing, facts, concepts, problems and biomedical issues relating to the structural and functional organisation of the body.
|Unit name||Human Anatomy and Physiology 1B|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
Tasmanian School of Medicine
Dr Jamie Chapman (Campus Coordinator) and other staff from the School of Medicine and School of Health Sciences.
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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1 x 2 hour lecture weekly. 2 x 1 hour online lectures weekly. 1 x 2 hour practical / tutorial class weekly.
20% Mid-semester test
15% Laboratory report (1000 words).
15% Practical exam (30 mins)
40% Written exam (3 hrs).
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Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology, Global Edition (11th) by Martini, Nath and Bartholomew
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