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La Trobe University
This online Human Biosciences A unit from OUA and La Trobe University teaches students how to relate to the anatomical organisation of the human body to whole body function and explain how cellular activity contributes to the function of organs and the body as a whole.
You will cover the nervous and endocrine systems in relation to physiological control, and conclude with the basics of nutrition and metabolism.
You will also be able to interpret scientific information presented as tables, graphs and diagrams and communicate using correct physiological terminology.
There are no prerequisites for this unit; anyone can apply.
In this Human Biosciences A unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following course:
Upon completion of this unit, you will have a thorough understanding of the anatomical design of the human body and it’s many organ systems, including respiratory, cardiovascular, renal, digestive, skeletal muscle, and immune systems.
You will be able to use your specialised knowledge of cellular activity, nutrition, metabolism and anatomy to interpret scientific information using correct physiological terminology.
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If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.