Coffs Harbour campus
The laboratories available to students across Nursing and Psychology offer a modern, safe, and well equipped learning environment. Specialised health facilities available at the Coffs Harbour campus feature the following laboratories:
|The Nursing Clinical Labs are fitted with state of the art hospital and electronic teaching equipment. Students are able to work with specialised mannequins to practice their nursing skills. Staff teaching in these labs are all practicing clinicians, and nursing technical staff are on site to prepare and assist in classes.|
|The Anatomy, Physiology, and Chemistry Lab provides medical and diagnostic equipment and interactive software to give students hands-on learning experience. Equipment includes life-sized anatomical models, microscopes, histological slides, and dissection equipment|
|Psychology Labs provide space and equipment for research students and academic staff to conduct research into various aspects of human behaviour and brain function including social and cross-cultural psychology, cognitive neuroscience (click here for cognitive neuroscience research), language and reading, executive-function and emotion, biological-motion, learning, eye-movements, motor control, auditory perception, visual perception, visual motion and virtual reality, and electroencephalography (EEG).|
Equipment includes a Brain Products 64-channel EEG system, an EyeLink-1000 eye tracker, a motion-capture rig, a virtual-reality rig, a treadmill, a BioPack 16-channel psychophysiology (including EEG) rig, two computer-controlled haploscopes for vision research, and two WACOM Intuos graphics tablets for fine-motor tasks.
Updated: 21 November 2012