University of Technology Sydney

91500 Histology

6cp; 6hpw: 1-2hpw (lecture, online), 1hpw (interactive workshop), 3hpw (practical class)
Requisite(s): 91400 Human Anatomy and Physiology AND 65111 Chemistry 1


This subject teaches the micro-architecture of the human tissues and organs adding to the knowledge base established in the subject Anatomy and Physiology. Students will engage in independent study supplemented by practical classes and workshops to learn about the tissue structure of major systems of the human body. Students will learn about the preparation and diagnosis of histological samples through participation in a major project, with particular emphasis on laboratory safety, professional practice and written communication.

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Autumn session, City campus

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