|Student Contribution Band:||Band|
|Administered by:||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences|
This subject continues from ML5301 in the study of the clinical aspects of biochemical analysis. Endocrine function and analysis of disorders, protein and immunoglobulin determination, therapeutic drug monitoring and tumour markers, iron and lipid disorders. The issues of enzyme analysis and immunoassays will be discussed and practised. Advanced analytical methods will be introduced. The subject will use case study tutorial sessions to facilitate the teaching of the clinical interpretation of results. This subject completes the professional competency required for a graduate clinical biochemistry, medical laboratory scientist.
|Prerequisites:||At the discretion of the post -graduate academic advisor in consultation with the MLS course co-ordinator|
|Townsville, Study Period 8, Block|
|Census Date 15-Aug-2019|
|Face to face teaching 12-Aug-2019 to 06-Sep-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 (30%); assignments (20%).|
|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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