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MLS 301. Fundamentals of Medical Hematology

Credits: 1-4
Department: Medical Laboratory Science
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
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Perform and interpret routine hematology and hemostasis diagnostic tests using appropriate instrumentation, standards, controls and computer applications during pre-analytic and post-analytic phases.
2. Recognize unexpected results and instrument malfunction and take appropriate action.
3. Correlate the laboratory tests to disease processes and apply basic physiology.
4. Apply safety standards and government regulations to all procedures.

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