Module - Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Histology (Competency 5)


Competency information

Select the appropriate impregnation techniques required to demonstrate a specific disease process using appropriate control

Knowledge and skills you might demonstrate


  • The range of tinctorial and histochemical staining techniques, their selection and application to disease processes.
  • The range of control materials and their appropriate use.
  • Capabilities and limitations of methods, techniques and equipment.
  • Principles and applications of techniques using different instrumentation.
  • Correct use and application of reagents for analysis.