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SCH1143 Systems Physiology
Credit Points: 15
This unit is a general introduction to human anatomy and physiology. It covers (i) the anatomy and physiology of the major human systems, (ii) homeostasis in relation to its ubiquity and steady state system models and (iii) regulatory mechanisms from the perspective of their complexity and functioning in human states of health.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K09Bachelor of Forensic Investigation
K97Bachelor of Health Science
K05Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science)
E69Bachelor of Science (Human Biology)
K46Bachelor of Science (Nursing)
K46Bachelor of Science (Nursing) - Bunbury
K89Bachelor of Science (Paramedical Science)
Y02Bachelor of Speech Pathology
SMBIOMBiomedical Science 10 Unit Supporting Major
SMCBIMBiomedical Science 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIBIOMBiomedical Science Minor
MAAADNBiomedical Science Major
MAAADPBiomolecular Science Major
SMCHUMHuman Biology 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIHBIOHuman Biology Minor
MAHBIOHuman Biology Major
MAAADOHuman Genetics Major
SMNUTRNutrition 10 Unit Supporting Major
MAAAHXNutrition Major
SMCPSIPHYSIOLOGY 8 Unit Supporting Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 12/07/2011 VET: 12/07/2011