Principles of Histology

University of Sydney

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Principles of Histology

  • Host University

    University of Sydney

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Biology, Health Science, Human Biology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    6 credit points of Junior Biology or Psychology or Molecular Biology,
    General concepts in human biology

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This unit of study covers the principles of cell biology and study of the structure of cells, tissues and organ systems at the light and electron microscopic levels. The focus is on human systems. Extension exercises introduce students to the connection between histology and anatomy. Modern practical applications of histological techniques and analysis for research are also presented.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.