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Course code

CSCP401

Level

4

Credits

15.0

Estimated hours

150.0

To introduce students to the structure and functioning of the human body and microbial biology, using examples drawn from living systems.

Learning outcomes

Apply discipline specific literacies appropriately

Describe the structural organisation of the human body

Describe the structure and function of the main body systems including the maintenance of homeostasis

Outline the basic principles of genetics and inheritance

Describe the structure and function of microorganisms and their positive and negative effects on human well being