General information

  • Undergraduate Majors administered by Physiology

    A Major consists of 50 points of third year subjects in a defined area. All students enrolled in a BSc or BBiomedicine are required to complete a major. A major may have compulsory (core) subjects and additional subjects chosen from a list of electives. In planning your path to a Major, please pay attention to prerequisites for core and elective subjects. Prerequisities will have to be completed prior to undertaking the major.

    • Physiology: The handbook entry for this Major can be accessed here.
  • Undergraduate Subjects Offered by Physiology
    • PHYS30001 Cardiovascular Health: Genes & Hormones. Semester 2. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • PHYS0005 Muscle and Exercise Physiology. Semester 1. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • PHYS30008 Frontiers in Physiology. Semester 2. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
    • PHYS30009 Experimental Physiology. Semester 1. The handbook entry for this Subject can be accessed here.
  • Getting advice

    Students presently studying in, or intending to study in the Department of Physiology, should contact the following people for advice about course planning and other course-related issues:

    Honours Coordinator

    Dr René Koopman
    Email: rkoopman@unimelb.edu.au
    Phone: +61 3 8344 0243 (40243 if calling from a landline phone here on campus)

    Honours Administration

    Ms Shahreen Rahman
    Email: biomedsci-academicservices@unimelb.edu.au
    Subject: Attention Ms Shahreen Rahman – Department of Physiology

    Academic Program Co-ordinators
    Dr Charles Sevigny
    Email: sevignyc@unimelb.edu.au
    Phone: +61 3 834 49791 (49791 if calling from a landline phone here on campus)

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