PSIO230 PathophysiologyUpdated: 14 December 2016
|Supervised Exam||There is a UNE Supervised Examination held at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled.|
|Pre-requisites||((BIOL110 or PSIO110) and PSIO120) or (BIOL110 and BIOL120 completed prior to 2015) or PSIO210 or ANSC201 or for BPharm or BPharm(Hons): (PSIO110 and PSIO120) or (BIOL110 completed prior to 2015)|
|Coordinator(s)||Tom Van Der Touw (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit will introduce students to the processes that underlie cellular adaptation and injury as well as inflammation and healing. Students will examine the pathophysiological processes that underlie the development of disease and disorders. The focus will be on the nervous, cardiovascular, respiratory, musculoskeletal, endocrine, immune, gastrointestinal and renal systems. The ways in which stress can contribute to these processes will also be investigated.
Note: Students are expected to purchase prescribed material. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: