Bachelor Of Science in Cytotechnology

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Undergraduate or Graduate Level : Undergraduate Level
Duration of Program : 3 Years

About this Program

This  programme gives  comprehensive nutrition training so that graduates of the programme can use food and nutrition knowledge and approaches to contribute to the alleviation of malnutritionand therefore to the development of Ugandaand the region.Evaluating cell samples under the microscope for screening purposes Development and evaluation of new cell based diagnostic tests Consulting with patients and providers on issues related to Cytology services Train and improve awareness of modern cytotechnology techniques among other health providers Counseling patients Participate in community disease detection and prevention programs. 

Courses

Year 1
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Introduction to the Cell and Tissues CYT 1101 3 Undergraduate Level
Introduction to Health Professionals Education & Ethics FOM 1101 4 Undergraduate Level
Introduction to Cytology Equipments CYT 1102 3 Undergraduate Level
Introduction to Health Professionals Education & Ethics FOM 1101 4 Undergraduate Level
Anatomy and function of the Brain, nervous tissues and Endocrine system. CYT 1103 3 Undergraduate Level
Blood and Body fluids FOM 1103 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 3 (Recess)
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Introduction to Community Health I FOM 1311 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Anatomy and physiology of the Gastrointestinal Tract CYT 1201 3 Undergraduate Level
Anatomy and physiology of the Cardiovascular and Respiratory System CYT 1203 3 Undergraduate Level
Principles of Microbiology and Immunology CYT 1204 3 Undergraduate Level
The principles of Pathology CYT 1205 3 Undergraduate Level
Year 2
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Effusion Cytology CYT 2202 4 Undergraduate Level
Special techniques CYT 2302 4 Undergraduate Level
Gynaecologic Diagnostic Laboratory I CYT 2304 4 Undergraduate Level
Role of Cytology in screening program CYT 2201 3 Undergraduate Level
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Cytopreparatory Techniques CYT 2103 3 Undergraduate Level
Principles of Pharmacology CYT 2101 4 Undergraduate Level
Theory and practice of cytopreparatory techniques CYT 2102 4 Undergraduate Level
Principles of Laboratory management. CYT 2104 4 Undergraduate Level
Year 3
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Research Proposal writing CYT 3101 4 Undergraduate Level
Principles of Cell Culture CYT 3102 4 Undergraduate Level
Gynaecologic Diagnostic Laboratory II CYT 3104 4 Undergraduate Level
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Molecular Diagnostics CYT – 3201 3 Undergraduate Level