|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 46 hours of lectures and 31 hours of practicals/workshops. |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment 117 hours (minimum).
|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 Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorAssociate Professor W G Kimpton
|Subject Overview:|| |
At the end of the sequence Veterinary Physiology 1A and Veterinary Physiology 1B students completing these subjects should:
develop: an understanding of normal body functions and homeostasis; an understanding of the cellular and molecular processes that underlie animal health and disease; skills in organising, conducting and documenting experiments on physiological systems; the ability to critically analyse and discuss experimental physiological data.
Topics include: body fluids and kidneys; respiration; gastrointestinal system; ruminant physiology, endocrinology and immunology.
|Assessment:||A 2-hour end of semester written examination (70%). Two 1-hour tests will be held during the semester (10% each) and a written assignment of not more than 1000 words to be submitted during semester (10%) and indicated in the teaching timetable available at the commencement of the semester.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
At the end of the sequence Veterinary Physiology 1A and Veterinary Physiology 1B students completing these subjects should have:
Bachelor of Veterinary Science |
Bachelor of Veterinary Science(PV)
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