Human Biology 101

Domain: Science
Timetable: Trimester 1, 2 or 3
Length of Course: 1 Trimester

Unit Information

How does each of the body’s systems work together to achieve homeostasis? How does our body regulate emotion, sleep and coordinate movement? How does our body fight off infection and provide immunity against some of the world’s deadliest diseases?

In Human Biology 101, you will learn how the nervous and endocrine systems work together to achieve homeostasis and regulate all aspects of our body. You will also discover how our body protects us from harmful diseases with defence mechanisms strong enough to protect us from “superbugs”. This course will further your understanding of how the body works and learn why we are the superior species on Earth.

Pathway Information




This course is further complimented by:

  • Biology (ATAR)
  • Psychology (ATAR)
  • Psychology (General)
  • Human Biology (ATAR)
  • Human Biology (General)
  • Integrated Science (General)

Students undertaking this course may wish to consider tertiary studies in:

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Nutrition
  • Medicine

This course suits direct workforce entry into the following:

  • Lab Worker
  • Health Worker
  • Technician

Additional Information

Estimated Charges: $40