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  • Society and Health 1AORAL10001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject comprises two modules: Community Health Studies: An introduction to health sociology; the influences of socio-demographic, cultural and economic factors on health; accessibility, utilisation and quality of health and welfare services; and an examination of selected contemporary heal...

  • Healthcare Research-Principles & DesignsHLTH90014

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject will prepare students for undertaking clinical research within hospital, community and primary health care settings. Students will develop skills in how to design and conduct empirical research in an ethically appropriate manner. Content includes: development of a research question, ...

  • Service Navigation TheoryHLTH90010

    Offered:Term 1Year:2019

    Service Navigation is a new paradigm influencing and changing the delivery of health and human services. Responding to the current trend toward client-directed care across various sectors this subject will introduce students to the field of service navigation including the context that gave rise ...

  • Digital Health Information ServicesHLTH90020

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject provides knowledge and skills to support the work of information service managers, educators and researchers in many health settings. It introduces influences on good practice in health library and information services in the era of digital health. These influences include health inf...

  • Principles of Microbiology & ImmunologyMIIM20001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the excitingly diverse world of microbes and discusses the roles they play not only in causing infectious disease but also in both creating and maintaining life as we know it. Various types of microbes and their basic life processes are described, with the focu...

  • Practice Based ResearchHLTH90002

    Offered:Term 1Year:2019

    This subject explores the range of approaches useful for researching health and human services practice. In this subject “practice” is defined broadly to encompass policy and organizational practice as well as practice with individuals, groups and communities.A range of research methods will be c...

  • International Child and Family WelfareHLTH90008

    Offered:Term 2Year:2019

    This subject explores the ways in which child welfare systems internationally have developed in response to child care and protection needs. It will consider the controversies surrounding the protection of children, and the developing knowledge base that informs responses to child maltreatment. I...

  • Genomics and Health InternshipHLTH90012

    Offered:Year LongYear:2019

    This capstone internship for the Master of Genomics and Health is designed to provide students a practical experience with up to three external organisations related to their interests. Organisations may include, but are not limited to, health settings, research and educational institutes, pathol...

  • Health & Human Services Research ProjectHLTH90004

    Offered:February, JulyYear:2019

    Building upon previous learning the subject provides opportunities to extend, deepen and apply knowledge, skills and attributes in the context of a research project. This subject enables students to engage in the design and implementation of a research project that demonstrates their advanced th...

  • Oral Health Practice 1ORAL10005

    Offered:Year LongYear:2019

    This subject comprises four components. Dental Materials: Classification of dental materials; polymers, amalgams; resin composites and adhesive materials; gypsum and agar products; glass ionomer and other dental cements; and abrasives. Preclinical Procedures: rubber dam principles and applicati...

  • Muscle and Exercise PhysiologyPHYS30005

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject enables students to comprehend aspects of normal muscle development and growth, neuromuscular transmission, the control of human movement as well as the adaptation of skeletal muscle to interventions such as acute and long-term endurance and resistance training. Students will study e...

  • Physiology Research Project Part 1PHYS40005

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The research project involves the completion of an original piece of research under the supervision of a member of staff within the Department of Physiology and/or affiliated institution.    

  • Human PhysiologyPHYS20008

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Physiology is an integrative study of the control of normal body function. The specialised organ systems to be studied include the nervous, cardiovascular, muscular, respiratory, kidney and digestive systems. During this subject students will learn that physiology is an experimental science with ...

  • Statistics for BioinformaticsBINF90001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Bioinformatics involves the analysis of biological data and randomness is inherent in both the biological processes themselves and the sampling mechanisms by which they are observed. This subject first introduces stochastic processes and their applications in Bioinformatics, including evolutionar...

  • Paediatrics Research Project Part 2PAED40005

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Please refer to Part 1 - PAED40001 for details.

  • Professional Practice in ContextPAED90007

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject asks students to examine the assumptions, values, experiences, skills, forms of knowledge and broader influences on your work with young people. The subject is structured into four connected modules that build on each other across the semester: Reflective practiceWorking with resili...

  • Fundamentals of Surgery ISURG90023

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The aim of this subject is to introduce fundamental principles of surgery drawing on the biomedical and clinical sciences. Through case-based learning and disciplinary-based sessions, students will extend their knowledge of anatomy, physiology and biochemistry and develop their medical expertise ...

  • Fundamentals of Peri-Operative CareSURG90022

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The aim of this subject is to provide students with the fundamentals of peri-operative care. This includes developing appreciation of the biomedical and psychosocial needs of patients and their families across the surgical pathway. The subject enables integration of knowledge and skills from earl...

  • Advanced Studies in Biomedicine: SurgerySURG40002

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject aims to extend the student’s education and intellectual development in Biomedicine, Physiology and Surgery through the attendance and participation in Workshops, Research Seminars and Journal Club presentations. The students will be exposed to experimental design and development of a...

  • Experimental PathologyPATH20003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019Quotas apply

    Experimental Pathology will introduce students to the practical methods used to understand the nature and cause of disease. Through a combination of laboratory and workshop sessions and case based lectures students will consolidate their theoretical understanding of disease acquired in PATH20001 ...