RBM1528 - Human Physiology 2
RBM1174 - Human Physiology
HBM1202 - Anatomy and Physiology 2
RBM1528 OR RBM1174 OR HBM1202.
|1.||Integrate gastrointestinal physiology with nutrition and metabolism;|
|2.||Evaluate the role of the enteric nervous system in the regulation of digestion;|
|3.||Assess the different macro and micronutrients, their role within the body and commonly used laboratory approaches;|
|4.||Contextualise the importance of digestion, metabolism, nutrition and energy balance to the wellbeing of an individual;|
|5.||Analyse the role of diet in the development of common chronic disease states;|
|6.||Apply knowledge to solve problems in the area of digestion and nutrition both independently and collaboratively.|
|Test||Two (2) Topic Tests (30 minutes each)||30%|
|Report||Two (2) Laboratory Reports (800 words each)||25%|
|Test||Test (2 hours)||45%|
Understanding Nutrition Australian and New Zealand 3rd Edition
Whitney, E., Rolfes, S.R., Crowe, T., & Walsh, A. (2016)
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