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Must have completed or be currently enrolled into MEDC2001 - Immunology
The laboratory activities within this unit require students to fulfil certain vaccination compliance requirements prior to attending laboratory classes. As some vaccination protocols can take up to 5 months to complete, we encourage you to prepare now. Compliance requirements include SCU Vaccination requirements in accordance with state Health policies. Full details of vaccination compliance requirements for this unit are available at https://www.scu.edu.au/school-of-health-and-human-sciences/course-options/professional-experience/
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
compare and contrast the major blood group systems
explain donor screening, preparation and safety procedures
explain the factors that influence blood transfusions and tissue transplants
perform blood grouping, antibody screening, and cross matching procedures, interpret the results, and select blood products for safe transfusion
investigate autoimmune haemolytic anaemias, haemolytic disease of the newborn, and transfusion reactions
discuss and apply quality and compliance procedures required in blood banking and safe transfusion practices and management
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