ML4305 - Immunohaematology
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (pre 2015)
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.
- achieve a level of proficiency required for employment in a medical laboratory;
- become knowledgeable in techniques of compatibility testing and be able to problem
solve incompatible reactions;
- become proficient in various techniques in antibody screening and identification;
- develop an understanding of the requirements of a safe blood supply;
- examine advanced applications.
Study Period 5
|Census Date 08-May-2014
|Face to face teaching
28-Apr-2014 to 26-May-2014
||Assoc. Professor Donna Rudd
||Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner, Assoc. Professor Donna Rudd, Assoc. Professor Catherine Rush.
- 24 hours lectures
- 12 hours tutorials
- 36 hours practicals
||end of semester exam (50%); other exams (50%).
|Special Assessment Requirements:
||Students must satisfactorily complete both aspects of assessment
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