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Module Detailed Information for [GEH1032]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 23 Jan 2019 05:00

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Module Title : Modern Technology in Medicine and Health
Module Description : The human race has entered an epoch where life span has increased significantly. During the twentieth century, life span has increased from around 50 to over 75 years mainly due to antibiotics, vaccinations, and improved nutrition. However this increase in lifespan has brought to the forefront a rise in many age-related diseases. These diseases, which include cancer, heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, are now a focus of health care in the 21st century. This course describes many of these diseases, and their diagnosis and treatment using advanced technology found in modern hospitals. The course also provides an insight into the scientific principles underlying these new and powerful technologies.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 07-05-2019 EVENING
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : None
Preclusion : GEK1540
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-0-3-4
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

Lecture Time Table
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom

Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom Iteration
1 TUTORIAL4,6,8,10,12MONDAY9001000S13-M-09,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 2].
2 TUTORIAL4,6,8,10,12MONDAY13001400S13-M-09,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 2].
3 TUTORIAL4,6,8,10,12MONDAY14001500S13-M-09,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 2].
4 TUTORIAL4,6,8,10,12THURSDAY9001000S13-M-09,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 2].
5 TUTORIAL4,6,8,10,12FRIDAY9001000S13-M-09,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 2].
6 TUTORIAL4,6,8,10,12FRIDAY12001300S13-M-09,
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 2].

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