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124.103 Biophysical Principles (15 credits)

Students will develop understanding of biophysical principles including the description of motion, forces, equilibrium, fluids and flow, heat as energy, heat transfer, waves and sound, and the use of spreadsheets. Application of foundational knowledge of mathematical principles to biophysical systems, including the rules of arithmetic, fractions, simple algebra, trigonometry, transcendental functions, SI units and unit conversions, and creating and interpreting graphs. A practical course.

Note(s): Any domestic student or on-shore international student applying for selection into the Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc) needs to enrol in the Manawatū (internal) offering of this course. Studying this course by distance would make you ineligible for BVSc selection.

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester One full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2021 Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2022 Semester One full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2022 Semester One full semester Distance
2022 Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus