The School of Anatomy, Physiology and Human Biology provides diverse coursework and research opportunities in human biology, including theoretical studies in evolution, human variation and adaptation, human ecology, population and occupational health, and human reproduction.
Course description, features and facilities
This course is aimed at students who wish to broaden and update their knowledge and expertise in aspects of human biology. Students undertake advanced training in the subject area to developing their investigative skills by participating in projects in different areas in human biology, critical reviews of literature, collection of material (field, experimental or literature) and the processing, analysis and evaluation of data.
The Faculty of Science offers Master's by Coursework bursaries for domestic students and Postgraduate Merit scholarships for international students. Please visit the Faculty of Science website for details.
Key to availability of units: S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; S3 = summer teaching period; N/A = not available in 2015; NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period; * = to be advised
All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.
Note: Units that are indicated as N/A may be available in 2016 or 2017.
Take all units (72 points):
S1, S2 ANHB5438 Human Biology Project (24 points) S1, S2 ANHB5446 Human Biology Dissertation Part 1 (18 points) S1, S2 ANHB5447 Human Biology Dissertation Part 2 (18 points) S1, S2 APHB4002 Research Design and Analysis NS, S2 APHB4003 Advanced Experimental Techniques
Take unit(s) to the value of 24 points:
NS ANHB5431 Fundamentals of Sleep Technology NS ANHB5432 Fundamentals of Sleep Biology NS APHB5501 Developmental Origins of Health and Disease NS APHB5502 Human Ecology NS APHB5503 Neuroendocrinology NS APHB5505 Advanced Studies in Physiology N/A APHB5510 Advanced Aesthetic Crossovers of Art and Science S2 APHB5511 Advanced Art and Life Manipulation S1 DENT5600 Principles of Dental Public Health S1 DENT5627 Oral Health Promotion S2 DENT5628 Management and Financing of Oral Health Services S2 DENT5629 Research Methods in Dental Public and Primary Health NS NEUR4010 Modern Research Tools in Neuroscience N/A NEUR5011 Neurodevelopment and its Disorders N/A PHYL5510 Physiology of the Auditory System
This degree is designed for professionals interested in further study who are seeking to familiarise themselves with recent developments in the field, or to enhance their intellectual and research skills.
To be considered for admission into this course an applicant must have a bachelor’s degree of this University, with a weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent in the level 3 units of the major, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty. Minimum English Language Requirements: View Website
Recipient: University of Western Australia
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