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Undergraduate | LTU-HBS1HBA | 2024

Human Biosciences A

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Start dates
4 Mar 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks

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Human Biosciences A

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Apply specialist terms and language associated with physiology and anatomy to describe the human body.
    2. Describe the structure and function of body cells, tissues, and organs.
    3. Explain the basic physiology of major organ systems of the human body.
    4. Work independently and in groups to communicate physiology concepts to diverse audiences and in a range of modes.
    5. Demonstrate the skills for self-managing, giving and receiving feedback, and successful learning at university.

Entry requirements

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:


Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed BIO1OOS (Organs and Organ Systems), or PAM1HSF (Human Structure and Function) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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