ML4307 - Haematology 1
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences
This subject introduces the student to haematology and the haematology laboratory.
The structure and function of ALL haemopoietic cells is reviewed, followed by a detailed
study of red cell pathology and haemostasis. Both manual and automated methods of
quantitation of blood components are taught. In conjunction with ML4308, this subject
provides the professional requirements for a graduate medical laboratory scientist
- perform a range of haematological techniques as they relate to the full blood count
- create a descriptive criteria for the identification all haemopoietic cells;
- describe the blood film features for the diverse aetiologies of anaemia;
- evaluate results of anaemia studies and link these to pathophysiology and diagnosis;
- evaluate results of coagulation studies and link these to pathophysiology and diagnosis.
||PP2101 and PP2201
Study Period 4
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019
|Face to face teaching
25-Feb-2019 to 22-Mar-2019
||Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 24 hours lectures
- 12 hours tutorials
- 36 hours practicals
- assessment and self-directed study
||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