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NSC1500 Biophysical Sciences in Health

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Wellbeing


This course contains the basic chemistry, biochemistry and physics necessary for understanding the functioning of the healthy human body and for health 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, 2015 External
Semester 1, 2015 On-campus Fraser Coast
Semester 1, 2015 On-campus Springfield
Semester 1, 2015 On-campus Toowoomba