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SCH1104 Introduction to Pathophysiology
Credit Points: 15

This unit examines the concepts of health and disease in human populations and the principles and mechanisms of the disease processes. The various components and interactions of the body’s defence system and the relationship of environmental factors to the disease process are considered. The morphology, pathogenesis and clinical course of diseases are considered in detail.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K05Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science)
K89Bachelor of Science (Paramedical Science)
MAAADNBiomedical Science Major
MAHBIOHuman Biology Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010