ML4305 - Immunohaematology
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences
The subject develops skills and knowledge required for proficiency in the safe supply
of human blood products. A review of antibody antigen interaction will lead into the
practical application of antibody screening, identification and compatibility testing.
Quality assurance and safety of the blood supply will be covered. Case study presentation
will lead the student through problem solving incompatible reactions, situations they
will likely encounter in a working laboratory. Advanced techniques and current developments
in stem cell transplants and cord blood banking will also be discussed.
- become proficient in various techniques in antibody screening and identification;
- examine advanced applications;
- apply techniques of compatibility testing and be able to problem solve incompatible
- describe and apply the requirements of a safe blood supply;
- achieve a high level of proficiency required for employment in a medical laboratory.
- Invigilated > End of semester exam - (50%)
- Invigilated > Other exams - (50%).
Special Assessment Requirements
Students must satisfactorily complete both aspects of assessment
Study Period 5
|Census Date 07-May-2020
|Face to face teaching
27-Apr-2020 to 22-May-2020
||Assoc. Professor Catherine Rush, Professor David Whitmore.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 24 hours lectures
- 12 hours tutorials
- 36 hours practicals
- assessment and self-directed study
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest