PATH5165 Haematology Practicum

Credit
6 points
Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content
This practicum provides an opportunity for students to develop hands-on laboratory skills in a haematology laboratory. It provides students with the opportunity to develop the practical knowledge and technical skills to conduct routine testing and produce clinical test reports to the standard required in the clinical setting.
Outcomes
Students are able to (1) demonstrate the practical knowledge and technical skills required to conduct routine testing in a haematology laboratory; (2) describe the work flow in a haematology laboratory; and (3) apply analytical and technical skills to develop clinical reports of the standard required in a haematology laboratory.
Assessment
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) seminars; (2) practical examinations; and (3) an e-portfolio. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Assistant Professor Clayton Fragall
Unit rules
Prerequisites:
PATH5161 Haematology
and
PATH5162 Advanced Haematology
Contact hours
lectures 3 hours per week; tutorials/labs/workshops: 3 hours per week
Unit Outline
Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
  • The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
  • All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
  • Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.