SPHP513 – Human Body Systems 2

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Module code
SPHP513
Module title
Human Body Systems 2
Prescription
To introduce students to the structure, components and function of the Digestive, Urinary, Immune and Lymphatic systems. This will provide a foundation to the study of sport and exercise science.
Programmes
  • SC9501
  • SH1803
  • SP0801
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
52
Self directed hours
98
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1.Describe the basic anatomy, physiology and functions of the digestive system
2.Describe the basic anatomy, physiology and functions of the urinary system
3.Describe the basic anatomy, physiology and functions of the immune system
4.Describe the basic anatomy, physiology and functions of the lymphatic system
Content
-Digestive system
-Urinary system
-Immune system
-Lymphatic system
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Lectures will be used to introduce key themes and main topics to the students. Practical laboratory sessions and tutorials will develop concepts further through kinaesthetic or visual tasks. The assignments will encourage reflection on important concepts taught throughout the year.
Assessment Criteria
Candidates must achieve a minimum C grade pass overall from assessments to receive a passing grade for this module.
Required Textbooks
An extended reading list will be supplied by the tutor at commencement of the course. This will be updated annually.