Course Title: Prepare, standardise and use solutions

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5362 Diploma of Laboratory Technology (Pathology Testing)

Course Title: Prepare, standardise and use solutions

Portfolio: Vocational Education

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


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science


Term2 2017,
Term2 2018

Course Contact: Namrita Kaul

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4837

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


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MSL974001 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

written tests

assessment of laboratory skills

practical reports