TV5110 - General Pathology
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences (pre 2015)
Available to graduate students with a degree in Veterinary Science (other appropriately
trained graduates may enrol at the discretion of the Director of the Australian Institute
of Tropical Veterinary and Animal Science).
Mechanisms of disease processes are addressed. Thus, the general principles of pathobiology
are covered with particular reference to the different causes and mechanisms of disease.
- appreciate the cellular level the difference between cell degeneration and death,
and adaption of cells to an altered extracellular environment;
- describe in general terms the procedures routinely used in diagnostic pathology;
- describe the cellular changes that occur in such states as genetic disorders, inflammation,
immunopathology and neoplasia;
- understand how cells respond to injury of diverse type.
|Knowledge of normal histology and physiology
Study Period 1
|Census Date 27-Mar-2014
||Professor Bruce Gummow, <Person not found>
||<Person not found>, <Person not found>.
- 35 hours lectures
- 36 hours practicals
||end of semester exam (50%); other exams (40%); assignments (10%).
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