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BIO2216 Histopathology and Cytology 1

Short Description: Histopathology and Cytology 1
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health and Wellbeing
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 060113 - Pathology
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 17 February 2019

Requisites

Pre-requisite: BIO1103

Synopsis

This course builds on the theoretical knowledge presented in the histology module of BIO1103 Pathology Studies and provides students with an opportunity to further their theoretical knowledge and practical skills with a focus on laboratory assessment and interpretation of pathological changes detected in specimens of human tissues and cells. Students will augment their theoretical knowledge with practical training in the use of manual and automated systems such as preparation of tissue sections, slide films, routine and specialised staining methods, as well the application of advancing immunohistochemical procedures.

The course contains a mandatory residential school.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2019 External