This unit will build on the knowledge base provided by HBD2102 Dermal Sciences 1 and HBD2202 Dermal Sciences 2 by further researching dermal pathologies, specifically in the area of dermatological conditions. This unit will also cover the management of non-infectious dermatological conditions such as dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, benign and pre-malignant skin lesions and skin cancers. This unit will also expand on the microbiology knowledge gained in HBD2103 Occupational Health and Safety in Dermal Practice to include the identification, biochemistry and treatment of infectious skin diseases.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):