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Module code:PHOL3009(Add to my personalised list)
Title:Space Medicine and Extreme Environment Physiology
Credit value:1
Division:Division of Biosciences
Module organiser:Dr Kevin Fong and Dr Daniel S Martin
Organiser's location:
Organiser's email:k.fong@ucl.ac.uk / daniel.martin@ucl.ac.uk
Available for students in Year(s):3,
Module prerequisites:PHOL1001 and PHOL2001/2002/2003 or equivalent i.e. phase 1 MBBS 
Module outline: 
Module aims:1.To provide an understanding of the physiological effects of the space environment upon the human body. 2.To provide an understanding of the biomedical problems associated with long and short duration manned space flight. 3.To provide an overview of medical and health care systems required for long duration space flight. 4.To provide an understanding of the physiological effects of short and long duration exposure to terrestrial high altitude environments.  
Module objectives: 
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Module timetable:https://cmis.adcom.ucl.ac.uk:4443/timetabling/moduleTimet.do?firstReq=Y&moduleId=PHOL3009 
Module assessment:Unseen two and a half hour written examination 80.00%.
One seminar presentation (10 minutes 10.00%.
One essay (2,000 words) 10.00%.
 
Notes:THIS MODULE WILL RUN IN TERM 1, BLOCKS C & G 
Taking this module as an option?: 
Link to virtual learning environment(registered students only)https://moodle.ucl.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=241 
Last updated:2013-08-13 09:58:52 by