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MLS 306. Fundamentals of Medical Microscopy and Urinalysis

Credits: 1-2
Department: Medical Laboratory Science
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
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Perform and interpret routine urinalysis and body fluid diagnostic tests using appropriate instrumentation, standards, controls and computer applications during pre-analytic, analytic and post-analytic phases.
2. Correlate the laboratory tests to disease processes and understand basic physiology.
3. Apply safety standards and government regulations to all procedures.

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