Course Title: Relate anatomical and physiological features to laboratory samples

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5388 Diploma of Laboratory Technology

Course Title: Relate anatomical and physiological features to laboratory samples

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.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

BIOL5241C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term2 2020,
Term2 2021

Course Contact: Rauha Quazi

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4277

Course Contact Email: rauha.quazi@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge to recognise and interpret different types of biological test samples to direct the specimen to the correct laboratory for appropriate testing. It covers knowledge of anatomy to interpret histology samples and knowledge of physiology to interpret pathology samples. This unit applies to laboratory technicians who work in histology, microbiology, haematology and biochemistry.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSL954003 Relate anatomical and physiological features to laboratory samples

Elements:

1. Work with information of body systems and organs

2. Work with information of tissues and cells

3. Identify and direct test specimens


Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessments may include

observation of laboratory skills,

portfolio of completed work,

reports

quizzes