Course Title: Prepare, standardise and use solutions

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5282 Diploma of Laboratory Technology (Biotechnology)

Course Title: Prepare, standardise and use solutions

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 100

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


155T Vocational Health and Sciences


Term2 2011,
Term2 2012,
Term2 2013,
Term2 2014,
Term2 2015,
Term2 2016

Course Contact: Amberlee Mitton

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 8053

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit of competency covers the ability to prepare, standardise and monitor the quality of solutions.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

ONPS5658C Perform Chemical Tests

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSL974001A Prepare, standardise and use solutions


1. Prepare solutions

2. Standardise and use volumetric solutions

3. Calculate and record data

4. Monitor the quality of laboratory solutions

5. Maintain a safe work environment

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessments for this course typically consist of:
• Class activities
• Assignments
• Presentations
• Exams