Unit

School Of Science

Anatomy and Physiology in Health (WSTC)Western Sydney University Unit Code: 700316.1

Discipline: HUMAN BIOLOGY

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 1

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Virginia Shepherd


Equivalent Units
301350 Anatomy and Physiology in Health (WSTC) 400130 Human Medical Sciences 1 300361 Introduction to Human Biology 700061 Introduction to Human Biology (WSTC)

Incompatible Units
300825 Introduction to Anatomy 700097 Introduction to Anatomy (WSTC) 300818 Introduction to Physiology 700098 Introduction to Physiology (WSTC)

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled at The College. Students enrolled in 7142 Diploma in Health Science Extended and 7143 Diploma in Health Science (HPE) Extended need to have passed 40 CPs of preparatory units in order to enrol in this unit. Students enrolled in 6000 Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health Science and 6001 Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health Science (HPE) need to have passed or be enrolled in the preparatory units in these courses in order to enrol in this unit.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Term 2  Yes  The College - Nirimba Education Precinct - DAY  Virginia Shepherd  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*

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About this Unit
This unit introduces the levels of structural organisation of the human body together with scientific and medical terminology used in anatomy and physiology. It deals with gross structure and function of the major organ systems of the human body and where appropriate, a brief outline of environmental factors and personal health practices that affect optimal human body function will be introduced. It also deals with basic biomechanics of musculoskeletal system.

Special Requirements - Essential Equipment
Lab coat and closed footwear is required in the workshops for day classes.


Courses
4656.3Bachelor of Health ScienceCURRENT
6000.2Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health ScienceCURRENT
6001.2Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)CURRENT
7018.5Diploma in Health Science (exit only)CURRENT
7088.2Diploma in Health Science (Health and Physical Education)(exit only)CURRENT
7142.2Diploma in Health Science ExtendedCURRENT
7143.2Diploma in Health Science (Health and Physical Education) ExtendedCURRENT


Specialisations

MT4001.1Health PromotionCURRENT
MT4003.1Public HealthCURRENT
MT4004.1Recreational TherapyCURRENT




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