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MLAB 1101 - Introduction to Clinical Laboratory Science (1-1-0)
Introduction to medical laboratory science, structure, equipment, and philosophy.
 


Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 1201 - Introduction to Clinical Laboratory Sciences for Medical Assistants (2-1-4)
An introduction to medical laboratory science, structure, equipment, and philosophy.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 1227 - Coagulation (2-1-3)
A course in coagulation theory, procedures, and practical applications. Includes quality control, quality assurance, safety and laboratory procedures which rely on commonly performed manual and/or semi-automated methods.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: A Prerequisites: MLAB 1415. Admission to MLT Program or department approval. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 1311 - Urinalysis and Body Fluids (3-2-4)
An introduction to the study of urine and body fluid analysis. Includes the anatomy and physiology of the kidney, physical, chemical and microscopic examination of urine, cerebrospinal fluid, and other body fluids as well as quality control, quality assurance and safety.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: O Corequisites: MLAB-2360. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 1331 - Parasitology/Mycology (3-2-3)
A study of the taxonomy, morphology, and pathogenesis of human parasites and fungi, including the practical application of laboratory procedures, quality control, quality assurance, and safety.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: G Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 1335 - Immunology/Serology (3-2-4)
An introduction to the theory and application of basic immunology, including the immune response, principles of antigen-antibody reactions, and the principles of serological procedures as well as quality control, quality assurance, and safety.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: O Prerequisites: MLAB 1311. Admission to MLT Program or department approval. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 1415 - Hematology (4-2-6)
The study of blood cells in normal and abnormal conditions. Instruction in the theory and practical application of hematology procedures, including quality control, quality assurance, safety, manual and/or automated methods as well as blood cell maturation sequences, and normal and abnormal morphology with associated diseases.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: A Prerequisites: BIOL 1406. Admission to MLT Program or department approval. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 2263 - Clinical-Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician: Molecular Diagnostics Clinical (2-0-6)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: P Prerequisites: MLAB 2378 and MLAB 2479. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 2360 - Clinical - Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician I (3-0-16)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: O Prerequisites: Admission to MLT Program or department approval. Corequisites: MLAB 1311, MLAB 1335, and MLAB 1415. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 2362 - Clinical - Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician III (3-0-16)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: O Prerequisites: MLAB 1227, MLAB 1415, and MLAB 2401. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 10/22/2014
 
MLAB 2378 - Fundamentals of Molecular Diagnostics For Clinical Laboratory Sciences (3-3-0)
This course provides a comprehensive overview of the fundamental principles of clinical molecular diagnostics and explores the use of molecular techniques in the diagnosis of disease. Topics to be covered include: nucleic acid structure and function, genetics, DNA chemistry, introduction to nucleic acid isolation, identification and amplification techniques used in infectious disease diagnosis in the clinical laboratory, components of a molecular laboratory, and evaluation of controls to validate results obtained.
 
Prerequisites: Graduation from an accredited MLT/CLT or MT/CLS program. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 2401 - Clinical Chemistry (4-3-4)
An introduction to the principles, procedures, physiological basis, and significance of testing performed in Clinical Chemistry. Includes quality control, reference values and safety.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: P Prerequisites: CHEM 1305/CHEM 1105 and MLAB 2360. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 5/28/2014
 
MLAB 2431 - Immunohematology (4-3-4)
A study of blood antigens and antibodies. Presents quality control, basic laboratory technique and safety. Includes the principles, procedures and clinical significance of test results in genetics, blood group systems, pre-transfusion testing, adverse effects of transfusions, donor selection and components, and hemolytic disease of the newborn.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: O Prerequisites: MLAB 1335. Admission to the MLT Program or department approval. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 2434 - Microbiology (4-3-4)
Instruction in the theory, practical application, and pathogenesis of clinical microbiology, including collection, quality control, quality assurance, safety, setup, identification, susceptibility testing, and reporting results.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: A Prerequisites: MLAB 2461. Admission to MLT Program or department approval. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 2461 - Clinical - Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician II (4-0-24)
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: O Prerequisites: MLAB 1311, MLAB 1335, MLAB 1415. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MLAB 2479 - Molecular Diagnostics Techniques (4-3-4)
An introduction to the theory and laboratory techniques in molecular biology with an emphasis on molecular diagnostics, including DNA replication, transcription, gene expression and regulation, recombinant DNA and RNA techniques. Topics include hybridization techniques and amplification techniques such as QPCR.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: P Prerequisites: MLAB 2378. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
PLAB 1166 - Practicum (or Field Experience) - Phlebotomy/Phlebotomist (1-0-7)
Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student. A health practicum may be a paid or unpaid learning experience.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: P Prerequisites: PLAB 1323. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
PLAB 1323 - Phlebotomy (3-2-4)
Skill development in the performance of a variety of blood collection methods using proper techniques and standard precautions. Includes vacuum collection devices, syringes, capillary skin puncture, butterfly needles and blood culture, and specimen collection on adults, children, and infants. Emphasis on infection prevention, patient identification, specimen labeling, quality assurance, specimen handling, processing, accessioning, professionalism, ethics, and medical terminology.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: P Prerequisites: Admission to program. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014