Course work in a Medical Laboratory Science discipline at an advanced level with an emphasis on current areas of research and emerging diagnostic techniques and their application in managing disease.
|Paper title||Advanced Medical Laboratory Science Practice|
|Subject||Medical Laboratory Science|
|Teaching period(s)||Full Year, Full Year, Full Year|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,333.50|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$16,011.00|
- Limited to
- MELS 510 and 580 are taught at the Dunedin School of Medicine and the Christchurch and Wellington Schools of Medicine and Health Sciences. However, not all 500-level MELS papers may be available at all three Schools of Medicine in any given year. Contact the Medical Laboratory Science Course Director for further details.
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- Teaching staff
Paper Convener: Course Director
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking,
Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will
- Be able to carry out a focused search of the available scientific literature on specified topics
- Be able to comprehend and critically analyse the relevant published literature
- Be able to collate and synthesise research and case study information to produce coherent, critical and logical accounts
- Develop an in-depth knowledge of the theory and practice of current and emerging diagnostic techniques