MEDI 7032 Surgical Pathology 1
Credit Points 10
Legacy Code 401227
Coordinator Tristan Rutland Opens in new window
Description In 2022 this unit replaced by unit 401472 - General Surgical and Central Nervous System Pathology. This unit uses a blended learning approach to introduce diagnostic entities in surgical pathology entities of neuropathology, cardiorespiratory pathology, genito-urinary pathology, salivary gland and endocrine pathology, skin and soft tissue pathology. The unit provides training in basic research skills, communication skills, and critical thinking. The self-directed online learning module is composed of digitalized images, practical notes, recorded lectures and quizzes on the diagnostic approach to important pathological entities of the central nervous system and spinal cord.
Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp
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Level Postgraduate Coursework Level 7 subject
A basic undergraduate level knowledge in Pathology and microscopy skills is expected, as the candidates will have a MBBS or equivalent pre-requisite degree.
The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.
|Neuropathology Diagnostic Case Studies (Online tasks)||10 cases - 50-100 words each||50||Y||Individual|
|Practical exam - Surgical Pathology Microscopy and reporting (held during conference week)||2 hours||50||Y||Individual|