Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 72 hours (3 x one hour lectures per week, 1 x three hour practical per week) |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Prerequisites:|| You must have taken the following subject prior to enrolling in this subject: |
Study Period Commencement:
Semester 1, Semester 2
OR (For Bachelor of Biomedicine students)
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Chris Briggs
Ms Kim Williams
|Subject Overview:||We expect that a student who completes this subject will comprehend the terminology of human topographic anatomy as it relates to the back, neck and limbs; the microstructure of cartilage, bone, muscle and nerve and their response to mechanical loading; the detailed functional anatomy of the back, neck, upper and lower limbs; the principles underlying human gait and locomotion and the evolutionary stages leading from primate to human locomotion; the design of artificial joints and limbs; neural control of gait and locomotion; use dissecting instruments to expose the boundaries and contents of clinically important regions of the back, neck and limbs; appreciate the appearance of normal anatomical structures via modern imaging techniques.|
|Objectives:||By the end of this subject, students should: |
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Notes:||This subject is available to students enrolled in the New Generation BSc, BBiomed, pre-2008 BSc, pre-2008 BASc, pre-2008 BBiomedSc.|
Bachelor of Science |
Anatomy (pre-2008 Bachelor of Science) |
Human Structure and Function
Science credit subjects* for pre-2008 BSc, BASc and combined degree science courses
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