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Principles of Physiology B - PHPH2221
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Campus: Kensington Campus
Career: Undergraduate
Units of Credit: 6
EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)
Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 6
Enrolment Requirements:
Prerequisite: PHPH2121
Equivalent: PHPH2201, PHPH2502
Fee Band: 5 (more info)
Further Information: See Class Timetable


The area of physiology covered in this unit builds on the fundamental physiological principles introduced in PHPH2121 Principles of Physiology A. The topics covered include reproduction, the respiratory system, the gastronintestinal system, kidney and body fluids and the endocrine system. This unit includes a series of practical class experiments on these different areas of physiology.

Note: Restricted to students enrolled in BOptom BSc 3952 degree and the Biomedical Engineering double degree programs.
PHPH2121 is highly recommended.

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