Course level





Veterinary Science School




One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 4 Contact hours

Recommended prerequisite

Recommended companion


Minimum 10, maximum 30 students

Assessment methods

Progressive assessment (quizzes and assignment) and final examination

Course coordinator

Dr Steven Kopp

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 External External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 External External Profile unavailable

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Course description

This course provides a hands-on experience of laboratory techniques, with a focus on diagnostic pathology and infectious diseases of small, large and exotic animals. Participants will have the opportunity to work in a laboratory, to prepare specimens for pathological analysis, to acquire skills for the basic interpretation of diagnostic samples, to effectively operate with equipment and instruments commonly used in diagnostic pathology and infectious diseases, and to prepare and manage cytologic, haematologic and clinical chemistry samples.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 External External Course Profile