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2010-11 Online Catalogue

Courses in Medical Laboratory Science (MLS)

MLS 220 - Clinical Practicum: Chemistry
Experiences in an approved clinical laboratory education site in the area of clinical chemistry. Prerequisite: Medical Laboratory Science Seniors only.
Credits: 4.00
MLS 221 - Clinical Chemistry I
Lectures and laboratory experiences introduce basic principles in clinical quantitative analysis and laboratory instrumentation; test results are correlated with clinical case studies. Prerequisites: ANPS 019, ANPS 020, CHEM 032; CHEM 042 or CHEM 141.
Credits: 4.00
MLS 222 - Clinical Chemistry II
Advanced instruction in body chemistry and pathophysiology of disease with emphasis on diagnostic lab techniques in chemistry. Prerequisites: MLS 221, PATH 101.
Credits: 4.00
MLS 230 - Clinical Practicum:Hematology
Experiences in approved clinical laboratory education site in the area of clinical hematology. Prerequisite: Medical Laboratory Science Seniors only.
Credits: 3.00
MLS 231 - Hematology
Advanced theory and analysis of blood cell physiology and related pathology. Concepts of hemostasis and clinical assessment methods. Prerequisites: One semester of organic chemistry, one semester of biochemistry.
Credits: 4.00
MLS 250 - Clin Practicum:Microbiology
Experiences in an approved clinical laboratory education site in the area of clinical microbiology. Prerequisite: Medical Laboratory Science Seniors only.
Credits: 3.00
MLS 255 - Clinical Microbiology II
Comprehensive study of non-bacterial pathogenic microorganisms and their disease states in humans. Includes medical mycology, parasitology and virology. Prerequisites: MMG 065 or MMG 101.
Credits: 4.00
MLS 260 - Clin Practicum:Immunohematolog
Experiences in an approved clinical laboratory education site in the area of clinical immunohematology. Prerequisite: Medical Laboratory Science Seniors only.
Credits: 3.00
MLS 262 - Immunohematology
Advanced theory and experience related to human blood groups and transfusion practice. Prerequisite: MLRS 242 or MMG 223.
Credits: 4.00
MLS 282 - Public Health Lab Practicum
Public health laboratory experiences under the direction of public health scientists, performing methods for screening and diagnostic purposes as well as good public health practice. MLS Seniors.
Credits: 17.00
MLS 292 - Topics in Medical Lab Science
Seminar on topics in the practice and profession of Medical Laboratory Science. Online course. MLS majors only.
Credits: 3.00
MLS 295 - Advanced Special Topics
See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 12.00
MLS 389 - Research and Design I
Guides students to identify a research capstone project and will include instruction in literature evaluation, review of experimental design and evaluation, and a foundational understanding of evidence based practice.
Credits: 3.00