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MLS 200. Medical Laboratory Basics

Credits: 1-2 View Details
Description: Theory and application of basic techniques and instruments used in medical laboratories. May be repeated. Grading option is S/U or letter grade, depending on clinical affiliate.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 301. Fundamentals of Medical Hematology

Credits: 1-4 View Details
Description: Theory, principles and applications of hematology techniques used in analysis of blood samples in medical laboratories. May be repeated.Grading option is S/U or letter grade, depending on clinical affiliate.
Prerequisites: MLS 200
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 302. Fundamentals of Medical Chemistry

Credits: 1-4 View Details
Description: Introduction to the theory, principles and applications of chemistry techniques used in the medical laboratory. May be repeated. Grading option is S/U or letter grade, depending on clinical affiliate.
Prerequisites: CHEM 210, MLS 200
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 303. Fundamentals of Medical Immunology

Credits: 1-2 View Details
Description: Theory, principles and applications of immunology techniques performed in the medical laboratory. May be repeated. Grading option is S/U or letter grade, depending on clinical affiliate.
Prerequisites: MLS 200
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 304. Fundamentals of Medical Microbiology

Credits: 1-7 View Details
Description: Theory and appplication of isolation and identification techniques performed in the medical microbiology laboratory. May be repeated. Grading option is S/U or letter grade, depending on clinical affiliate.
Prerequisites: MLS 200
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 305. Fundamentals of Medical Immunohematology

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Introduction to the theory and applications of immunohematology techniques used in medical laboratories. May be repeated. Grading option is S/U or letter grade, depending on clinical affiliate.
Prerequisites: MLS 200, MLS 303
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 306. Fundamentals of Medical Microscopy and Urinalysis

Credits: 1-2 View Details
Description: Theory, principles and application of urinalysis, phlebotomy and body fluid techniques performed in the medical laboratory. May be repeated. Grading option is S/U or letter grade, depending on clinical affiliate.
Prerequisites: MLS 200
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 310. Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Laboratory Scientists

Credits: 1-2 View Details
Description: Anatomy and physiology of humans in relationship to disease processes diagnosed by medical laboratory scientists. May be repeated. Grading option is S/U or letter grade, depending on clinical affiliate.
Prerequisites: BIOL 103
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 312. Molecular Pathology for Medical Laboratory Scientists

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Genetics, immunology and molecular aspects of diseases tested for in medical laboratories. Grading option is S/U or letter grade, depending on clinical affiliate.
Prerequisites: BIOL 103, MLS 303
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 401. Clinical Hematology

Credits: 1-8 View Details
Description: Theory of blood cell formation; hematological diseases, hemostasis; microscopic examination of blood and bone marrow; experience with hematological instruments and techniques which determine major hematologic and clotting parameters.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 402. Clinical Chemistry

Credits: 1-11 View Details
Description: Identification and quantitation of specific chemical substances in blood and body fluids by various analytical techniques; clinical correlation with disease states; principles of instrumentation; quality control; data processing; toxicology.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 403. Clinical Immunology

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Antigen/antibody structure, function and interaction; basic principles and procedures of humoral and cellular immunology; performance and clinical correlation of serological testing; quality control.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 404. Clinical Microbiology

Credits: 1-9 View Details
Description: Cultivation, isolation, and identification of bacteria, fungi, parasites, and viruses; determination of sensitivity to antimicrobial agents; clinical correlations to disease states; principles of asepsis; environmental monitoring; quality control.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 405. Clinical Immunohematology

Credits: 1-6 View Details
Description: Blood group systems, principles and procedures for antibody detection and identification; donor blood collection; preservation; processing; component therapy; transfusion reaction evaluation; Rh immune globulin; quality control.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 406. Clinical Microscopy

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Theory of renal function in health and disease; renal function tests including chemical and microscopic examination of urine, feces, gastric, and spinal fluids and other body fluid analysis; quality control.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 407. Laboratory Management/Education

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Basic management principles, policy and procedure development, job descriptions, budgets, government regulations. Education principles, construction of objectives, tests and evaluation tools, bench teaching.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MLS 444. Internship

Credits: 1-16 View Details
Description: Supervised rotations in clinical laboratories.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer






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