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Life Sciences IV - ORHL2204

Year - 2020

In Semester 2, the subject will continue to discuss the concepts of anatomy and physiology, body systems, head and neck anatomy, tissue biology in health and disease and pathophysiology in disease. Principles and applications of psychology and the links between mind and body as well as the role of learning, communication, and motivational behaviour change will be covered. Students will be introduced to important diseases of the main body systems and acquire an understanding of the normal function of the gastrointestinal and reproductive systems. In Behavioural Sciences, the student will further develop their knowledge of communication and management of patients with fears and phobias.

Oral presentation, Abstract & Poster, written examinations

Additional information
Prerequisites: ORHL2104 Compulsory Co-requisites: ORHL2201; ORHL2202




ORHL2201 and ORHL2202


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Discipline of Oral Health
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Jinlong Gao
HECS Band: 3
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