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NSC1500 Biophysical Sciences in Nursing

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Biological & Physical Sciences
Version produced : 30 December 2013

Synopsis

This course contains the basic chemistry, biochemistry and physics necessary for understanding the functioning of the healthy human body and for nursing practice. It provides an introduction to the significance of microbes to human health and the fundamentals of infection control practice in the health care setting. The nature of infectious agents, mechanisms of pathogenicity and modes of microbial control are also investigated.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2012 External
Semester 1, 2012 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 1, 2012 On-campus Toowoomba