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BIO3108 Histopathology 2

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Wellbeing


Pre-requisite: BIO2216


This course explores in greater detail the theoretical basis of histology and cytology provided in BIO2216 Histopathology 1. The course provides a detailed exploration of the histopathology and cytopathology of a range of human diseases using syndrome approach which is supplemented with specific case studies. Students are provided with knowledge of the pathogenesis and associated histopathology of the more common benign and malignant diseases with some emphasis on gynaecological abnormalities. In addition students will gain further knowledge of the process of screening, evaluation and interpretation of histological and cytological specimens. The course is offered in two modules. The first provides an overview of common syndromes, whilst the second provides specific case studies.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2015 External