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College of Extended Learning

Pathophysiology I

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Biology BIOL 2509 Three (3) credit hours

This course introduces students to the study of the disruption of the normal balance of selected systems of the human body by disease and other perturbations. This course is the online version of BIOL 2501. Credit will not be given for both BIOL 2501 and 2509.

Instructor: Dr. Sarah Rigley MacDonald (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: BIOL 1782 or 1789
This pre-requisite is only waived only for students who are conditionally accepted into the UNB Nursing Advanced Standing Program (or Second-entry in Humber). If you are conditionally accepted, please contact the course instructor directly for confirmation.

Why take this course?

  • Recorded lectures and tutorials provide the classroom experience but with complete flexibility in schedule and the added benefit of being able to watch them repeatedly.
  • Course software provides multiple ways to study, whether through the E-book, recorded lectures or practice questions.
  • Case studies and NCLEX style questions provide valuable learning opportunities for applying the knowledge accumulated.

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 8 x Quizzes (open book, worth 2.5% each)
  • 1 x Midterm Exam (worth 35%)
  • 1 x Final Exam (worth 45%)

All mid-term exams and final exams for online courses will be invigilated at an approved time and location. Please refer to the Online Exam Request Form to book.

Fees and payments

Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course. For more information on fees and methods of payment, please click here.

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If you have previously registered in this online course and wish to register again, please contact us at 453-4646 to complete the registration process.

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