|Student Contribution Band:||Band|
|Administered by:||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 ML5308, this subject provides the professional requirements for a graduate medical laboratory scientist in haematology.
|Prerequisites:||At the discretion of the post -graduate academic advisor in consultation with the MLS course co-ordinator|
|Townsville, Block, Study Period 4|
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019|
|Face to face teaching 25-Feb-2019 to 22-Mar-2019|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Jeffrey Warner|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); other exams (40%); assignments (10%).|
|Special Assessment Requirements:||Students must satisfactorily complete both aspects of assessment|
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.