The Influence of Biology on Human Behaviour

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    The Influence of Biology on Human Behaviour

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Behavioral Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview


    This subject introduces students to the importance of the body-mind link. Basic anatomical and physiological aspects of the human body and its influence on human behaviour will be covered. The focus of this subject will be on investigating how physical functions impact on the development of acute and chronic psychological disorders.
    Learning Objectives
    1. To become familiar with biopsychosocial aspects of a human being.
    2. To become familiar with medical terms relating to counselling and behaviour management.
    3. To apply knowledge to real life situations.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.