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Assisted Reproductive Technologies - SEXH5420

This unit provides a comprehensive understanding of the causes, investigation and management of male and female infertility. Topics covered include: gametogenesis, fertilisation biology, embryo development, assisted reproductive technologies (ART), controlled ovarian stimulation and the processes of embryo culture, cryopreservation and preimplantation genetic analysis. It also explores the ethical, legal and regulatory aspects of ART.

Classes
Online pus block intensive mode, 5days, 9am-5pm.

Assessment
Clinical case study work tasks (30%); 2000 word written assignment (30%); online quizzes (25%); participation in online discussion (15%);

Textbooks
Recommended: Gardner, DK, Weissman, A, Howles, CM and Shoham, Z (2018). Textbook of Assisted Reproductive Techniques. Fifth Edition. CRC Press.

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Sexual Health
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Westmead
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Cecilia Sjoblom
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