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Module Detailed Information for [LSM4215]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 12 Dec 2018 20:00

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Module Title : Extreme Physiology
Module Description : This module describes how the human body responds to exposure and exercise in environmental extremes such as hypoxic and hyperbaric conditions, thermal stressors, microgravity and trauma. Latest research findings, including some of the controversial topics, will be presented and discussed. Students will understand what the physiological changes are under extreme conditions and how acute and chronic adaptations occur in response to these stresses. This will allow students to appreciate how the human body adapts to changing environments.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 06-05-2019 EVENING
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : LSM3212 Human Physiology: Cardiopulmonary System AND LSM3214 Human Physiology – Hormones and Health
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-1-2-4
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

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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.
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