Program timeline: MHSc in Laboratory Medicine

Your program will last two years. 

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Term 1: Fall 

Core classes: for all PA and CE students 

  • Cell and Molecular Biology (LMP 2000H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Biomedical Research Methods (LMP 2001H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Introduction to Biostatistics (LMP 2004H, 0.5 FCE)  

Clinical Embryology courses 

  • Advanced Reproductive Physiology (LMP 2100H, 0.5 FCE) 

Pathologists’ Assistant courses 

  • Basic Principles in Human Pathobiology and Pathophysiology (LMP 2200H, 0.5 FCE) 

Term 2: Winter 

Core classes: for all PA and CE students 

  • Clinical Lab Management (LMP 2002H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Biomedical Ethics (LMP 2003H, 0.5 FCE)  

Clinical Embryology courses 

  • Human Embryology (MSC 1008H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Foundations in ART (LMP 2102H, 0.5 FCE)  

Pathologists’ Assistant courses 

  • Anatomy and Pathology of Organ Systems (LMP 2201H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • The Science of Biobanking (LMP 2208H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Advanced Anatomy Dissection (LMP2211H, 0.5 FCE)  

Term 3: Summer 

Core classes: for all PA and CE students 

  • None 

Clinical Embryology courses 

  • Reproductive Genetics (LMP 2103H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Applied Methods  in ART (LMP 2104H, 0.5 FCE)  

Pathologists’ Assistant courses 

  • Practicum in Surgical Pathology I (LMP 2202H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Practicum in Surgical Pathology II (LMP 2203H, 0.5 FCE)  

Term 4: Fall 

Core classes: for all PA and CE students 

  • Capstone Research Project (LMP 2005Y, 1.0 FCE)  

Clinical Embryology courses 

  • Innovation in ART (LMP 2105H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Current Topics in Causes and Treatment of Infertility (LMP 2106H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • CE Lab Simulation I Clinical Embryology Skills Development Lab I (LMP 2108H, 0.5 FCE)  

Pathologists’ Assistant courses 

  • Practicum in Surgical Pathology III (LMP 2204H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Practicum in Surgical Pathology IV (LMP 2205H, 0.5 FCE)  

Term 5: Winter 

Core classes: for all PA and CE students 

  • Capstone Research Project (LMP 2005Y, 1.0 FCE)  

Clinical Embryology courses 

  • Applied ART Laboratory Decision Making (LMP 2107H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • CE Lab Simulation II Clinical Embryology Skills Development Lab II (LMP 2109H, 0.5 FCE)  

Pathologists’ Assistant courses 

  • Practicum in Autopsy Pathology (LMP 2206H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Practicum in Forensic Pathology (LMP 2207H, 0.5 FCE)  

Term 6: Summer 

Core classes: for all PA and CE students 

  • Capstone Research Project (LMP 2005Y, 1.0 FCE)  

Clinical Embryology courses 

  • ART Lab Rotations (LMP 2110H, 0.5 FCE)   

Pathologists’ Assistant courses 

  • Practicum in Surgical Pathology V (LMP 2209H, 0.5 FCE)  
  • Practicum in Surgical Pathology VI (LMP 2210H, 0.5 FCE)