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Area/Catalogue
MEDI 4013

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
164206

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Course aim

To clinically evaluate the operations and functions of diagnostic pathology and biomedical research laboratories.

Course content

Supervised clinical work in which students will apply knowledge to, gain experience in, and develop a broad appreciation of, professional practice in diagnostic medical laboratory science. Students will extend their awareness of: current analytical equipment and biomedical procedures; occupational health and safety issues; professional ethics, competencies and responsibility; the role of information technology; the collection, handling and reporting of clinical material; legislation, regulation and accreditation; personal development in terms of communication skills, problem solving, decision making, initiative and teamwork.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

All first, second and third year courses in the Bachelor of Laboratory Medicine (Honours) program.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Directed Study NA x NA

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Presentation - 20% 20 minutes
Presentation - 30% 15 minutes
Report 3000 words 50% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.25
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences

Degrees this course is offered in

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