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BM 4005
HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY
CREDIT POINTS 15

Course Co-ordinator: Professor G Nixon

Pre-requisite(s): PY 3002

Note(s): The practical work required in this course may pose difficulties to students with some disabilities. If this arises alternative arrangements will be made. Any student wishing to discuss this further should contact the School Disability Co-ordinator.

This course will build on course PY 3002 (Integrated Physiology) and will provide a detailed coverage of Human Physiology covering issues related to muscle, cardiovascular physiology and the impact of exercise, training and disease states.

6 week course, Thread I - 3 one-hour lectures per week, 1 eight hour practical followed by an objective structured practial examination and 3 problem solving sessions over the period of the course.

1st Attempt: 1 two-hour written examination (70%) and in-course assessment (30%).