Gynecological Cytology

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

ONLINE – login information will be emailed within 3 business days of registration


Domestic: $758
International: $982


Continuous enrolment max one year – 3.9 CEUs


Arlene Murray

Learner Outcomes

This online refresher course is designed for practicing cytotechnologists and those re-entering the field. This course will challenge you to explore the cellular content of the gynecological area of the human body and expose you to new and dynamic features of the cell as it undergoes morphological changes.

Recommended by the CMLTO as meeting the didactic requirements for practice in gynecological cytology.

Evaluation Method

Online assignments, final online exam

Intended For

Anyone requiring a refresher course or referred by the CMLTO.

Text Book

No – all materials are provided online

Topics Covered

• Review preparation and staining techniques
• Discuss common abnormalities including inflammatory processes, micro-organisms, benign processes and squamous intraepithelial lesions
• Understand standard reporting terminology
• Review criteria of malignancy
• Study cancer of the cervix

Gynecological Cytology – CY611

Please note: As we transition to a new Learning Management System, you are able  to register for this course but the actual start date will not begin until July 1st, 2024.

Registration instructions:

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COVID Vaccine Requirement:

Proof of full vaccination (2 doses) for all learners is required for all onsite attendance at Michener.
Fully online courses do not require proof of vaccination.

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