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MLS 302. Fundamentals of Medical Chemistry

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

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Perform and interpret routine clinical chemistry 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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