BIO2216 Histopathology 1
The course provides a detailed theoretical understanding of the microscopic structure and function of human organs, tissues and cells. The course is offered in 2 modules: in module 1 students will be given an overview of histology including modern protocols used for collection, preparation and examination of histological specimens. In module 2 the principles of modern cytology, including protocols for cytological examination, will be detailed. The course will also outline the role of pathology laboratories in the diagnosis of various disease states and in patient care and management. The course will also provide information about safe practices in an anatomy/histology laboratory.