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Course Description

NameClinical Microbiology (practice in UAS)
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesUpon completing the course, the student
- understands the main concepts of the clinical microbiology
- can do some basic microbiological tests
- can use a clinical laboratory process when working in laboratory
- can work according the main principles regarding patient and occupational safety
- can work according clinical quality requirements
Content- equipment of a microbiological laboratory
- aseptic work, occupational safety, work safety
- microbiological analysis material and specific requirements for the pre-analytics
- general fundamentals of microbiological analyses
- documentation, validation and interpretation of the results
- using sustainability development way in work
- quality assurance
Requirementspractice (participation 100 %), independent study, online assignments, practice report
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course material
PrerequisitesClinical Microbiology (Theory), Learning about laboratory work,
Other ConsiderationsThe course includes practice where protective clothing is necessary
ContactKorhonen Ulla


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