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MLS 305. Fundamentals of Medical Immunohematology

Credits: 1-3
Department: Medical Laboratory Science
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
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Perform and interpret all routine immunohematologic diagnostic tests using appropriate manual procedures, instrumentation, standards, controls and computer applications during pre-analytic, analytic and post-analytic phases.
2. Interview and test blood donors.
3. Store and effectively use blood components.
4. Recognize unexpected results and instrument malfunction and take appropriate action.
5. Correlate the laboratory tests to disease processes and understand basic physiology.
6. Apply safety standards and government regulations to all procedures.

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