Aim of this module
This module will enable trainees to apply their knowledge and understanding of the immune system and immune responses to (i) the services provided by Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (H&I) laboratory services and (ii) the organisation and delivery of these services.
|Number||Work-based learning outcome||Title||Knowledge|
Identify the appropriate tests for at least two H&I clinical presentations.
Receive, label and store a range of immunological specimens
Select and apply appropriate control materials.
Use automated methods, techniques and instrumentation to include at least four of the following:
Interpret laboratory data in the light of clinical details on patients with common disorders where transplantation is the therapy of choice, including at least 2 of the following;
Produce interpretative reports on laboratory investigations.
Control infection risks in accordance with departmental protocols.
Minimise risks and hazards in compliance with Health and Safety policies.
|You must complete|
|1 Case-based discussion(s)|
|1 of the following DOPS / OCEs|
|Receive label and store a selection of immunological specimens||DOPS|
|Perform laboratory techniques used in clinical immunology||DOPS|
|Demonstrate the ability to use laboratory IT systems for handling, processing and storage of patient data||DOPS|
The academic parts of this module will be detailed and communicated to you by your university. Please contact them if you have questions regarding this module and its assessments. The module titles in your MSc may not be exactly identical to the work-based modules shown in the e-portfolio. Your modules will be aligned, however, to ensure that your academic and work-based learning are complimentary.