BIOS 3028 Pathological Basis of Human Disease
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 301260
Coordinator Garry Niedermayer Opens in new window
Description Pathology is the study of disease. Students will gain an understanding of human pathogenesis, general and systems pathological processes, and the scientific basis of diagnostic and treatment options. The unit builds upon the students' fundamental knowledge of physiological processes and knowledge of normal human tissue and organ histology, and examines histopathological changes evident in disease states. Students may be required to travel to another campus to undertake this unit.
Discipline Medical Science
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp
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Level Undergraduate Level 3 subject
Pre-requisite(s) BIOS 2029 OR
BIOS 2030 OR
Incompatible Subjects BIOS 2027 Pathological Basis of Disease
A basic understanding of human anatomy and a solid understanding of systems physiology.
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
|Intra-session Exam (closed book)||50 minutes||20||N||Individual|
|Quiz: Mini test x 2 (open book)||Approx. 2 hours work each||10||N||Individual|
|Case Study||Approx. 10 hours work||20||N||Individual|
|Final Examination||2 hours||50||Y||Individual|
Subject Contact Garry Niedermayer Opens in new window