10 cp Prerequisites Nil Teaching Organisation Teaching and learning strategies will include lectures, tutorials, web-based learning and science laboratory activities. Students will be expected to take responsibility for their learning and to participate actively within group activities, demonstrating respect for the individual as an independent learner.
This inter-professional foundation unit introduces students to the principles of anatomy and physiology of major body systems in relation to healthy body function, including the importance and maintenance of homeostasis. Student will also be introduced to the principles of pharmacology. Learning opportunities focus on microscopic, regional and systemic anatomy and physiology. The unit forms the basis for further studies of physiological functioning in health, disease across the lifespan.