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ML4405 - Clinical Placement (Honours)

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (pre 2015)

Available to Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science Honours students only.

This subject completes the process of clinical training in applied medical laboratory science and is available to honours students who have chosen the honours elective in level 4 Semester 1. The subject enables the student to undergo competency training in all disciplines of the clinical laboratory through a rotation of 12 weeks in a National Association of Testing Authority accredited clinical laboratory. This block may provide the forensic pathology focus for the honours students who have chosen the forensic stream.

Learning Outcomes

  • display proficiency in all core disciplines of the medical laboratory.


Townsville, Block, Study Period 10
Census Date 11-Dec-2014
Non-standard start/end 13-Oct-2014 to 09-Jan-2015
Face to face teaching 13-Oct-2014 to 02-Jan-2015
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner.
Workload expectations:
  • 35 hours fieldwork
Assessment: presentations.
Special Assessment Requirements: Assessment by competency based assessment and case study presentations. Subject is ungraded.

Note: 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 official information.