The Department of Pathology offers two programs leading to a Master of Science degree. Honours Science graduates with a strong background in biology can carry out course work plus either:
1) a Research Based Program and thesis (requires an agreement with a supervisor)
2) a Practicum leading to a paramedical qualification as a Pathologists' Assistant
PATH7010 Investigative Pathology (6) The student will complete a supervised project in the field of anatomic and/or clinical pathology, the results to be submitted in an acceptable report. The student will be examined on his/her knowledge in the field relating to his/her project. Prerequisite: PATH 7020 or departmental consent.
PATH7020 Introduction to Pathology (6) This course introduces the student to the basic principles of disease processes, using case models to illustrate mechanisms. A project, essay, or topic presentation will form part of the course.