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PHTY353 Pathology (for BPhty)

The study and understanding of the principal pathological processes likely to be encountered in physiotherapy practice.

Paper title Pathology (for BPhty)
Paper code PHTY353
Subject Physiotherapy
EFTS 0.1250
Points 15 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $865.38
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,745.00

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Justine Farquhar, 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, Critical thinking, 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