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BMSC12007 Neurological Physiology & Measurement
Neurological Physiology & Measurement
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General Information

Overview

Accurate assessment and management of neurological conditions requires comprehensive knowledge of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology. You will study the anatomy and physiology of the nervous system, the pathophysiology of neurological conditions and diagnostic tests related to neurological function.This unit prepares you for entry into the clinical environment by discussing the foundational knowledge of neurophysiology and application of key clinical concepts that will be required to provide health care to patients within your chosen health profession.

Details

Career Level: Undergraduate
Unit Level: Level 2
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 8
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125

Pre-requisites or Co-requisites

Pre-requisite: BMSC11001 Human Body Systems 1 OR BMSC11011 Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 OR BMSC11007 Medical Anatomy and Physiology 1 and BMSC11008 Medical Anatomy and Physiology 2

Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit, should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification. Students who do not drop the unit in this timeframe cannot later drop the unit without academic and financial liability. See details in the Assessment Policy and Procedure (Higher Education Coursework).

Offerings For Term 1 - 2022

Brisbane
Bundaberg
Cairns
Mackay
Mixed Mode
Rockhampton
Townsville

Attendance Requirements

All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa, must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining at least an 80% attendance record).

Residential Schools

This unit has a Compulsory Residential School for distance mode students and the details are:
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Class and Assessment Overview

Information for Class and Assessment Overview has not been released yet.

This information will be available on Monday 10 January 2022
Previous Student Feedback

Feedback, Recommendations and Responses

Every unit is reviewed for enhancement each year. At the most recent review, the following staff and student feedback items were identified and recommendations were made.

Feedback from Students feedback from the residential school

Feedback

Students wanted a clear marking rubric for the OSCE.

Recommendation

Detailed marking rubric will be developed for the OSCE.

Feedback from Unit evaluation survey

Feedback

Residential school practical tasks assisted students to appreciate real world applications of relevant clinical concepts and consolidate their learning.

Recommendation

Continue inclusion of practical tasks in the residential school.

Feedback from Unit evaluation survey

Feedback

Students appreciated the continued support (worksheets, tutorials, prompt responses to queries) provided throughout the term.

Recommendation

Continue provision of various learning resources and consistent communication with students.

Feedback from Unit evaluation survey

Feedback

Students suggested earlier turn around of feedback for the written assessment.

Recommendation

Consider possibility of revising the deadline earlier in the term to give students time to reflect on the feedback provided.

Unit Learning Outcomes

Information for Unit Learning Outcomes has not been released yet.

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Alignment of Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Graduate Attributes

Information for Alignment of Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Graduate Attributes has not been released yet.

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Textbooks and Resources

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Academic Integrity Statement

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