This unit gives an understanding of the metabolism and function of hormones; and includes: the laboratory investigation of disorders of hormonal function including thyroid, pituitary, adrenal, hypothalamic, ovarian, testicular and renal hormones; the use of tumour markers in oncology, and other specialised aspects of clinical chemistry tests.
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|Unit name||Clinical Chemistry 3 (endocrinology)|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Dr Dale Kunde
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|3||2018: $1,344.00||2018: $2,126.00||019901|
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2-hr lecture (13 weeks), 2-hr tutorial or 3-hr laboratory/case study session on alternate weeks (13 weeks)
Mid-semester test (10%), Case Studies Assessments (10%), Assignment (500 words) (10%), Journal Presentation (10%), Professional Critique of Advanced Concepts (2000 words)(10%), Final Theory 3-hr Examination (50%).
Minimum of 75% attendance at laboratory practical sessions.
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