C5362 - Diploma of Laboratory Technology (Pathology Testing)

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RMIT program code: C5362
Plan name: Diploma of Laboratory Technology (Pathology Testing)
Plan code: C5362
National Program Code: MSL50116
Campus: City Campus
Full-Time Duration: 2 years
Minimum Nominal Hours: 1630
CRICOS code: 090912C

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

This qualification requires the completion of the following:

  C5362 Courses
 

9 Core units and 12 Elective Units over 2 years.

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C5362 Courses

Students commencing in Semester 1 2017 should not enrol into any courses until they attend a scheduled Enrolment Information Session or receive academic advice from the Program Coordinator or Program Administrator.

Continuing students enrolling into second year of study should check if first year pre-requisites have been sucessfully completed before enrolling into second year classes.  Only choose classes with section code PT16.

C5362 Core Units - Select ALL Nine (9) Courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Communicate with other people (MSL913001)40GEDU6103CCity Campus3190 (BT17)
3191 (PT17)
Plan and conduct laboratory/field work (MSL913002)40YesBIOL5221CCity Campus4110 (BT16)
4116 (PT16)
Provide information to customers (MSL915001)30MKTG7990CCity Campus3192 (BT17)
3193 (PT17)
Process and interpret data (MSL924001)70MATH7074CCity Campus4080 (BT17)
4081 (PT17)
Use laboratory application software (MSL924002)60YesOFFC5320CCity Campus4082 (BT17)
4083 (PT17)
Analyse data and report results (MSL925001)80YesMATH7075CCity Campus3188 (BT17)
3189 (PT17)
Apply quality system and continuous improvement processes (MSL934002)80YesBUSM8779CCity Campus3196 (BT16)
3199 (PT16)
Maintain laboratory or field workplace safety (MSL944001)50OHTH5949CCity Campus4084 (BT17)
4085 (PT17)
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices (MSMENV472)40EASC5068CCity Campus3179 (BT17)
3180 (PT17)
AND

C5362 Group A Elective Units - Select ALL Five (5) Courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Perform microbiological tests (MSL975001)140YesBIOL5222CCity Campus4108 (BT16)
4113 (PT16)
Perform haematological tests (MSL975002)130YesBIOL5223CCity Campus4112 (PT16)
Perform histological tests (MSL975003)150YesBIOL5224CCity Campus4114 (PT16)
Perform chemical pathology tests (MSL975004)130YesBIOL5225CCity Campus4115 (PT16)
Perform immunohaematological tests (MSL975006)80YesBIOL5226CCity Campus3201 (PT16)
AND

C5362 Group B Elective Units - Select ALL Two (2) Courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Perform aseptic techniques (MSL973004)40BIOL5227CCity Campus4092 (BT17)
4093 (PT17)
Perform microscopic examination (MSL973007)40BIOL5228CCity Campus4090 (BT17)
4091 (PT17)
AND

C5362 Group C Elective Units - Select ALL Three (3) Courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Prepare, standardise and use solutions (MSL974001)100BIOL5229CCity Campus3186 (BT17)
3187 (PT17)
Perform chemical tests and procedures (MSL974003)100BIOL5230CCity Campus4086 (BT17)
4087 (PT17)
Perform biological procedures (MSL974006)130YesBIOL5231CCity Campus4088 (BT17)
4089 (PT17)
AND

C5362 Imported Elective Units - Select ALL Two (2) Courses

Course Title

Nominal Hours

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Recognise healthy body systems (HLTAAP001)70HWSS6065CCity Campus2445 (AH17)
2895 (TS1A)
2896 (TS1B)
1955 (AH18)
2366 (TS2A)
3194 (BT17)
3195 (PT17)
Make a presentation (BSBCMM401)30COMM5970CCity Campus3961 (WHC1)3198 (BT16)
3200 (PT16)
 

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Program structure enquiries

Amberlee Mitton

School of Vocational Engineering, Health and Sciences

Building 51, Level 4, Room 1

80-92 Victoria Street

Carlton Vic 3053

Tel: +61 3 9925 8053

Fax: +61 3 9925 4144

Email: amberlee.mitton@rmit.edu.au

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