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MELS304 Principles of Pathology

The scientific study of disease processes that result in morphological and functional changes in cells, tissues and organs, includes an introduction to anatomic pathology and pathophysiology. The basic processes of degeneration, cell death, inflammation, immunological reactions, tissue repair and disorder of growth including neoplasia.

Paper title Principles of Pathology
Paper code MELS304
Subject Medical Laboratory Science
EFTS 0.1250
Points 15 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $980.75
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,400.00

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Limited to
BMLSc
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Research.
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Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will
  • Understand the principles of human pathophysiology
  • Recognise and apply these principles to common examples of local and systemic disease
Contact
Course Administrator: Justine Farquhar, justine.farquhar@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Convenor: Ms Catherine Ronayne
Lecturers: Dr Adele Woolley, Associate Professor Sarah Young, Dr Gail Williams, Professor Linda Holloway and Dr Nada Guirguis
Textbooks
Robbins Basic Pathology 9th Ed.
Course outline
View course outline for MELS 304

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 08:00-08:50 9-15, 17-22
Wednesday 08:00-08:50 9-15, 18-22
Friday 08:00-08:50 9-15, 18, 21-22

Practical

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
D1 Thursday 13:00-16:50 20-21

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
D1 Thursday 09:00-10:50 14-15, 18-21

The scientific study of disease processes that result in morphological and functional changes in cells, tissues and organs, includes an introduction to anatomic pathology and pathophysiology. The basic processes of degeneration, cell death, inflammation, immunological reactions, tissue repair and disorder of growth including neoplasia.

Paper title Principles of Pathology
Paper code MELS304
Subject Medical Laboratory Science
EFTS 0.1250
Points 15 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
BMLSc
Contact
Course Administrator: Justine Farquhar, justine.farquhar@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Course Convenor: Ms Catherine Ronayne
Lecturers: Dr Adele Woolley, Associate Professor Sarah Young, Dr Gail Williams, Professor Linda Holloway and Dr Nada Guirguis Dr Noelyn Hung
Textbooks
Robbins Basic Pathology 9th Ed.
Course outline
View course outline for MELS 304
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Critical thinking, Research.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will
  • Understand the principles of human pathophysiology
  • Recognise and apply these principles to common examples of local and systemic disease

^ Top of page

Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-22
Wednesday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-22
Friday 08:00-08:50 9-12, 15-22

Practical

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
D1 Thursday 13:00-16:50 20-21

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
D1 Thursday 09:00-10:50 15-16, 18-21