Vertebrate Anatomy and Physiology (Sem A) (NSCI5720-SA)

Level: 
5
Credits: 
7.5 (0.063 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
Yes
Aim: 
To enable students to understand the concepts of anatomy and physiology as they relate to the maintenance of homeostasis and animal health
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management or the New Zealand Certificate in Animal Technology to enrol in this course. Students must enrol in both NSCI5720-SA & NSCI5720-SB to complete the course.
Topics include: 

- Animal classification
Binomial nomenclature; biological species concepts.
- Basic Chemistry
Atomic structure, ionic, covalent and hydrogen bonding; Important inorganic and organic molecules and macromolecules, pH.
- Cells and Tissues
Cell structure and function; Cell organelles; Transport of substances into and out of cells; Fluids and fluid balance.
- Tissue Types
Structure and function of epithelial; Connective, muscle and nervous tissues.
- OrgSystems
Basic anatomy and physiology of a range of systems, such as
lymphatic including immune, skeletal, muscular, cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, reproductive, urinary, integumentary, endocrine.
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 1835

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
26 Feb 18 - 9 Apr 18 LectureMonday09:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (115-2017)
28 Feb 18 - 11 Apr 18 LectureWednesday15:00 - 16:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
LabWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Wednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3007)
30 Apr 18 - 4 Jun 18 LectureMonday09:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (115-2017)
2 May 18 - 6 Jun 18 LabWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Wednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3007)
LectureWednesday15:00 - 16:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)

Class: 1836

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
12 Jun 18 - 12 Jun 18 LabTuesday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Tuesday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (114-3007)
Tuesday17:00 - 18:00 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Tuesday17:00 - 18:00 Mt Albert (114-3007)
13 Jun 18 - 13 Jun 18 LectureWednesday12:00 - 16:00 Mt Albert (115-1028)
Wednesday16:00 - 18:00 Mt Albert (115-1028)
Wednesday08:00 - 12:00 Mt Albert (115-1028)
14 Jun 18 - 14 Jun 18 LabThursday08:00 - 13:00 Mt Albert (114-3007)
Thursday08:00 - 13:00 Mt Albert (114-3015)

Class: 1837

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
26 Feb 18 - 9 Apr 18 LectureMonday09:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (115-2017)
28 Feb 18 - 11 Apr 18 LabWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3007)
Wednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3015)
LectureWednesday15:00 - 16:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
30 Apr 18 - 4 Jun 18 LectureMonday09:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (115-2017)
2 May 18 - 6 Jun 18 LectureWednesday15:00 - 16:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
LabWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Wednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3007)

Class: 1838

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
26 Feb 18 - 9 Apr 18 LectureMonday09:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (115-2017)
28 Feb 18 - 11 Apr 18 LabWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Wednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3007)
LectureWednesday15:00 - 16:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)
30 Apr 18 - 4 Jun 18 LectureMonday09:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (115-2017)
2 May 18 - 6 Jun 18 LabWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Wednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (114-3007)
LectureWednesday15:00 - 16:00 Mt Albert (115-2017)

Class: 1839

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
12 Jun 18 - 12 Jun 18 LabTuesday17:00 - 18:00 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Tuesday17:00 - 18:00 Mt Albert (114-3007)
Tuesday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Tuesday13:00 - 17:00 Mt Albert (114-3007)
13 Jun 18 - 13 Jun 18 LectureWednesday16:00 - 18:00 Mt Albert (115-1028)
Wednesday12:00 - 16:00 Mt Albert (115-1028)
Wednesday08:00 - 12:00 Mt Albert (115-1028)
14 Jun 18 - 14 Jun 18 LabThursday08:00 - 13:00 Mt Albert (114-3015)
Thursday08:00 - 13:00 Mt Albert (114-3007)
Note: This course is offered as part of New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Canine Behaviour and Training), New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Captive Wild Animals), New Zealand Certificate in Animal Management (Companion Animals), New Zealand Certificate in Animal Technology (Veterinary Nursing Assistant).

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