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    Overview

    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.

    About this paper

    Paper title Principles of Pathology
    Subject Medical Laboratory Science
    EFTS 0.125
    Points 15 points
    Teaching period Semester 1 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $1,130.25
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    Limited to
    BMLSc
    Contact

    Course Administrator: path.teaching@otago.ac.nz

    Teaching staff

    Course Convenor: Dr Noelyn Hung
    Lecturers: Dr Braeden Donaldson

    Textbooks

    Robbins Basic Pathology 10th Ed.

    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

    Timetable

    Semester 1

    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, 15-16, 18-22
    AND
    C1 Wednesday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-22

    Tutorial

    Stream Days Times Weeks
    Attend
    A1 Tuesday 14:00-15:50 9-13, 15-22
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