MLS101 Foundations in Medical Science | UniSC | University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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MLS101 Foundations in Medical Science

This course will provide you with the foundational knowledge and practical skills that are required to study medical science at university. You are introduced to the sub-disciplines of medical science; analytical methods and instrumentation used in medical science laboratories; specimen collection and processing; laboratory safety and regulations; quality management in the laboratory; clinical interpretation of laboratory test results; scientific report writing; and professional ethics and confidentiality. Applied laboratory mathematics and statistical tests are also covered in the course.

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Enrolled in Program SC211, SC355, SC357, SC385, SC201, SC301 or UB001
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
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3.2:Science, Engineering, Environmental Studies
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