Course unit details:
Diagnostic Molecular Pathology
||FHEQ level 7 – master's degree or fourth year of an integrated master's degree
||School of Medical Sciences
|Available as a free choice unit?
This unit will provide a broad based knowledge of molecular pathology in the context of the diagnostic histopathology, with a focus on the role of molecular testing for prognostication and treatment stratification in the context of personalised medicine. The lectures will be delivered by a range of clinical and non-clinical academic staff, many of whom are internationally recognised experts in their field.
To equip students with an advanced knowledge of the use of molecular pathology in clinical diagnostic practise, with a focus on the role of tissue morphology in diagnosis and the role of ancillary molecular tests in refining diagnosis, prognosis and prediction of treatment response.
|Written assignment (inc essay)
Feedback for assessments will be via Blackboard or Student Services my.manchester.ac.uk
|Scheduled activity hours
|Practical classes & workshops
|Independent study hours
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