|Student Contribution Band:||Band|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
This subject introduces the student to the clinical chemistry laboratory. The student will be led through fundamental issues of spectrophotometric analysis, quality assurance, basic technical skills and laboratory manual preparation. Organ system function will be reviewed with a focus on the methods required for the determination of disorders and the clinical interpretation of results.
|Prerequisites:||At the discretion of the postgraduate academic adviser in consultation with the MLS course coordinator|
|Townsville, Block, Study Period 8|
|Census Date 15-Aug-2019|
|Non-standard start/end 15-Jul-2019 to 04-Oct-2019|
|Face to face teaching 15-Jul-2019 to 09-Aug-2019|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Donna Rudd|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); practical examination (25%); assignments (25%).|
|Special Assessment Requirements:||A pass in both the practical and theoretical components of this subject is required to pass the subject. Also satisfactory completion of assignment and case studies.|
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