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BIO3215 Clinical Biochemistry 2

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Biological & Physical Sciences
Version produced : 21 July 2014

Requisites

Pre-requisite: BIO2215

Synopsis

This course builds on the foundations obtained in course BIO2215 Clinical Biochemistry 1. The course provides a review of metabolic normal and abnormal functions. The impact of disorders on metabolic processes is introduced with disease states of specific organs highlighted. The course extends the students' knowledge of specific disease states and the applications of technologies to determine the status and prognosis of patients with specific organ disorders. The nature of specific manual laboratory tests and automated technologies are explored as is the need for an awareness of safety measures required to be taken in a clinical biochemistry laboratory.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2013 External