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  • Otolaryngology Research Project Part 2OTOL40003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to Part 1 - OTOL40001 for details.

  • Preventive Health CareGENP60002

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will explore the theory and practice of health promotion and illness prevention in primary care. It will discuss the social model of health that recognises that a range of social, cultural and economic factors influence people’s health and well-being. It will focus on weight, diet, a...

  • Utilising Knowledge in Aboriginal HealthRURA90008

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Our knowledge of health comes from many different experiences, information sources and through different mediums. Our culture informs how we understand health and our expectations of health and health care. Western scientific knowledge also contributes to how we understand health. Furthermore, ou...

  • Health Projects in Aboriginal SettingsRURA90009

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject requires students to undertake a project within an Aboriginal community on a topic selected by the student in consultation with the community. The subject critically examines key principles and processes involved in conducting community projects, and considers the philosophical and t...

  • Techniques for Investigation of DiseasePATH30002

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019Quotas apply

      Techniques for Investigation of Disease aims to develop a sound practical and theoretical understanding of the scientific investigation of disease by the examination of key experimental techniques in the context of particular diseases. Students will undertake macroscopic and microscopic examin...

  • Primary Care Research Project Part 1GENP40000

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The student will conduct an original research project under the supervision of an academic staff member in the Department of General Practice from February to November. The student will be introduced to current literature and to the research techniques used in the specialised area in which their ...

  • Introduction to Primary Care ResearchGENP40002

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject uses a structured approach to introduce students to the processes and skills which are essential to the conduct of human research in the primary care setting. In a series of 10 x 2 hour workshops and weekly 1 hour tutorials, the following topics will be covered: • Why primary care r...

  • Otolaryngology Research Project Part 1OTOL40001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    In this subject, students undertake an independent research project in a hearing-related field of science or biomedicine under the close supervision of an academic mentor(s). The project is directed at developing the student's ability to design and undertake a substantial body of work, to critica...

  • Cancer Care in Young PeoplePAED90026

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Increasingly successful treatments and improved survival rates for adolescents and young adults with cancer has lead to the need for better management of the many complex issues arising out the experience of cancer for this group. A better appreciation and understanding of the psycho-social dimen...

  • Project in Biomedical ScienceBIOM90015

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject provides students with the opportunity to design and conduct, under supervision, independent research in biomedical science. Specific research projects will depend upon the availability of appropriate expertise and resources. Students will take responsibility for a research project, ...

  • Biomedicine: Molecule to MaladyBIOM30002

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject provides students with an insight into how medical problems are approached in the 21st century. Students spend 5-6 hours addressing each of six “maladies”, selected to demonstrate the holistic nature of medical practice and the integration of biomedical research into the development ...

  • Research Dissertation: Minor ThesisPAED90023

    Offered:Year LongYear:2019

    An original research project will be conducted and a thesis of 15,000 words completed under academic supervision. Preparation for this subject begins in Year 1 when students undertake PAED 90027 – Healthcare research: principles and designs. As part of that subject students will be encouraged to ...

  • Otolaryngology Advanced CourseworkOTOL40002

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The proposed subject requires students to attend weekly departmental scientific seminars, and a subset of lectures in Anatomy & Physiology (ANAT90004). Assessment will be based on a written report and an oral presentation. Students will be required to provide a 3000-word report reviewing the ...

  • Cardiovascular Health: Genes & HormonesPHYS30001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject focuses on the physiology of cardiovascular health with an emphasis on cardiac, vascular, renal and endocrine homeostasis. Students should develop an understanding of how genes and environment interact in early development and at maturity to shape cardiovascular health in populations...

  • Anatomy and PhysiologyANAT90011

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject provides lectures in human structure and function for communication. An introduction to the auditory, respiratory, laryngeal and swallowing systems is provided, in addition to basic neuroanatomy. Students attend three laboratory sessions for guided observation and anatomical dissecti...

  • Domestic and Family ViolenceHLTH90007

    Offered:Term 2Year:2019

    This provides foundational knowledge in understanding domestic and family violence (DFV) and the intervention for workers in the human services sector. An analysis which draws from an ecological and a public health framing of the cultural, structural, relational and individual understandings of D...

  • Research Project in Human Genomics 1HLTH90011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    An original research project will be designed under academic supervision. Preparation for this subject begins in Semester 1 when students undertake Healthcare Research: Principles and Designs. Students will be encouraged to work with a research supervisor to develop an original research project a...

  • Exploring Human Disease - SciencePATH20001

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will introduce the fundamental principles of human pathology by study of causes, mechanisms of development and possible outcomes of disease, including defence and repair processes which occur in response to malfunction of tissues and organs.

  • Anatomy & Neurosci Research Proj Part 1ANAT40001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The student will conduct an original research project in a research laboratory under supervision of a research scientist in the Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience from February to November. The student will be introduced to current literature and techniques in specialised areas. The research ...

  • Physiology Research Project Part 2PHYS40006

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to Part 1 - PHYS40005 for details.