Last modified: 25 May 2018 11:16
|Second Sub Session
|15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
The course is practical based and thus consists of student led group work centred on prosections of cadavers and a workbook that is handed out at the beginning of the course. Other resources used are anatomical models and other teaching resources on MyAberdeen. The course concentrates on the study of the reproductive system (pelvis and perineum), and the nervous system (brain, spinal cord and special senses (eye and ear), respiratory, alimentary and cardiovascular systems as they are arrayed in the head and neck.
This course is restricted to students on the degree of BSc Biomedical Sciences. 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.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: 1 two-hour written and practical examination (60%) and in-course assessment (40%). 2 in-course assessments, each worth 10% of final total. Each in-course assessment using questions in same style as those to be included in final exam and carried out under exam conditions.
Resit: 1 two-hour written and practical examination (100%).
Weekly list of sample questions provided in hard copy.
Model answers provided to students immediately after each in-course summative assessment, and marked scripts returned to provide continuous feedback as to performance.
Model answers provided the following week for weekly sample questions.