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BIOS1165: Hearing Science and Audiology (2013 - Semester 2)
|Unit:||BIOS1165: Hearing Science and Audiology (6 CP)|
|Faculty/School:||Discipline of Biomedical Science|
Dr Ritchie, Helen
|Session options:||Semester 2|
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|Brief Handbook Description:||This unit of study aims to provide an understanding of the physics, anatomy and physiology of the hearing mechanism. Students will also learn about pathologies of the ear, nose and throat and development of the human embryo. The unit also includes an introduction to deafness, basic audiological tests and evaluation of hearing.|
Dr Ritchie, Helen
|T&L Activities:||3hr lectures/week, 2hr practicals/week|
|Assessment Description:||mid semester exam (15%) end semester exam (65%) assignment (20%)|
Note: Students are expected to have a personal copy of all books listed.
The following is a list of courses which have added this Unit to their structure.
|Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology)||2010, 2011, 2012, 2013|
|Bachelor of Health Sciences with a Hearing and Speech second major||2010, 2011, 2012, 2013|
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