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Scientific Drawing

Scientific Drawing: Low Power Micrograph

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Learn how to create a drawing of epithelium from a human appendix, focusing on the boundaries between tissue types and labelling the drawing with a suitable title and scale bar.

Learning Outcomes

  • Differentiate between elements that should and should not be included in the drawing
  • Decide where stippling should be used
  • Select the level of detail to be included in the title and labels
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Obtaining and Recording Data

  • Why every structure seen down the microscope does not need to be drawn
  • How to identify areas that should be stippled 
  • How to identify features that should be labelled 
  • What should be included in the labels of a drawing 
  • What should be included in the title 
  • Where the place the scale bar or magnification factor in relation to the drawing

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