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PHCY315 Human Disease

The pathological basis of disease: necrosis, acute inflammation, immune responses, healing, chronic inflammation, neoplasia, haemorrhagic shock, thrombosis.

Paper title Human Disease
Paper code PHCY315
Subject Pharmacy
EFTS 0.1000
Points 12 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $800.30
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,796.00

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Limited to
Course Administrator:
Teaching staff
Course convenor Ms Catherine Ronayne
Lecturers: Dr Adele Woolley, Associate Professor Sarah Young, Dr Gail Williams, Professor Linda Holloway and Dr Nada Guirguis, Dr Noelyn Hung
Robbins Basic Pathology 9th Ed.
Course outline
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Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Research.
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Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will
  • Understand the principles of human pathophysiology
  • Recognise and apply these principles to common examples of local and systemic disease

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First Semester

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
A1 Monday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-22
Wednesday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-16, 18-22
Friday 08:00-08:50 9-12, 15-16, 18, 20-22