Curriculum

Curriculum


At the conclusion of their studies, graduates will have fulfilled most of the prerequisites for application to medical, dental or graduate school.

The following degree requirements are taken as a standard timetable.

For full course descriptions, visit UBC’s Academic Calendar.

YEAR 3 (37 credits)

◾Chemistry 311 – Instrumental Analytical Chemistry (3)
◾Chemistry 315 – Chemistry Integrated Laboratory 1 (1)
◾Pathology 300 – Background to Medical Laboratory Science (6) (Required for Science students; recommended for MLTs)
◾Pathology 301 – Basic and Physical Biochemistry for Medical Laboratory Scientists (4)
◾Pathology 303 – Cytogenetics, Tissue Culture and Cytology (4)
◾Pathology 304 – Normal Human Histology (4)
◾Pathology 305 – Modern Microscopy (4)
◾Pathology 306 – Laboratory Safety for Medical Laboratory Scientists (2)
◾Pathology 327 – Bacteriology, Mycology, Virology and Parasitology (6)
◾Pathology 375 – Introduction to Human Pathology (3)
◾Arts/English as required (6) (MLT students only, as required)

YEAR 4 (30 credits)

◾Biology 300 – Biometrics (3)
◾Pathology 402 – Medical Laboratory Science: Haematology (4)
◾Pathology 404 – Diagnostic Histochemistry (6)
◾Pathology 405 – Seminars in Current Topics (3)
◾Pathology 406 – Clinical Chemistry (6)
◾Pathology 407 – Medical Laboratory Toxicology: Analytical, Clinical (3)
◾Pathology 408 – Laboratory Administration (3)
◾Pathology 415 – Immunopathology (2)
◾Arts/English as required (6) (MLT students only, as required)

Optional Research Elective: PATH 438 – Directed Studies
The objective of PATH 438 is to provide BMLSc students in their graduating year with experience in research.