Courses in Medical Lab & Radiation Sci (MLRS)

MLRS 034 - Human Cell Biology
Lecture and laboratory experiences about molecular and cellular structure, function and physiology using human cells as the model.
Credits: 0.00 or 4.00
MLRS 054 - Principles of Microbiology
Lectures dealing with the structure, physiology, and control of microorganisms, in particular those of medical importance.
Credits: 3.00
MLRS 056 - Principles of Microbiology Lab
Laboratory experiences dealing with the structure, physiology, and control of microorganisms, particularly those of medical importance. Prerequisite: MLRS 054.
Credits: 1.00
MLRS 095 - Special Topics
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Credits: 1.00 to 12.00
MLRS 096 - Special Topics
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Credits: 1.00 to 12.00
MLRS 110 - Phlebotomy
Basic techniques in blood collection in outpatient phlebotomy and advanced techniques in inpatient phlebotomy, including choice of anticoagulants, equipment, sterility, and protection from blood-borne pathogens. Prerequisites: MLS and MLS-PBC students only.
Credits: 1.00
MLRS 140 - Radiation Science
Introduction to ionizing radiation, emphasizing its interaction with matter, its effect on the human body, and methods of radiation protection.
Credits: 3.00
MLRS 141 - Advanced Radiation Science
Lecture and laboratory experiences to enhance the understanding and application of the principles of radioactive decay, radiation exposure, absorbed dose, shielding and detection of radiation. Prerequisite: MLRS 140.
Credits: 3.00
MLRS 175 - Medical Imaging
Introduction to the radiographic anatomy and the various imaging modalities presently used to include diagnostic imaging, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and nuclear medicine. Prerequisites: MLRS 141, RADT 152, and ANPS 020.
Credits: 3.00
MLRS 195 - Intermediate Special Topics
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Credits: 1.00 to 18.00
MLRS 196 - Intermediate Special Topics
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Credits: 1.00 to 18.00
MLRS 215 - CT Procedures
This course provides in-depth study of the concepts, use and practice of CT Procedures related to Nuclear Medicine Technology and Radiation Therapy. Prerequisites: ANPS 019 and ANPS 020, MLRS 175.
Credits: 3.00
MLRS 242 - Immunology
Lecture dealing with cellular and humoral immunity, B cells and T cells, autoimmunity, immunodeficiency. Prerequisite: One semester of Biochemistry.
Credits: 3.00
MLRS 244 - Immunology Lab
Laboratory experience dealing with cellular and humoral immunity, B cells and T cells, autoimmunity, immunodeficiency. Laboratory covers immunological techniques and applications. Co-requisites: MLRS 242; one semester of Biochemistry.
Credits: 1.00
MLRS 281 - Applied Molecular Biology
Lecture course focused on application of molecular biology techniques to diagnostic testing and biotechnology. Prerequisite: CHEM 042 or CHEM 141.
Credits: 3.00
MLRS 282 - Applied Molecular Biology Lab
Laboratory course focused on application of molecular biology techniques to diagnostic testing and biotechnology. Prerequisites: CHEM 042 or CHEM 141. Co-requisite: MLRS 281.
Credits: 1.00
MLRS 293 - Undergraduate Research I
Individual research performed under the supervision of a faculty mentor. A written report and seminar is required. Prerequisite: Department permission.
Credits: 1.00 to 6.00
MLRS 294 - Undergraduate Research II
Individual research performed under the supervision of a faculty mentor. A written report and seminar is required. Prerequisite: MLRS 293, Department permission.
Credits: 1.00 to 6.00
MLRS 295 - Prin of Education & Management
Introduction to educational practices, management strategies, and professionalism. Third year standing, Medical Laboratory Science, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Radiation Therapy majors only.
Credits: 3.00
MLRS 296 - Leadership & Mgt in Hlth Care
This course will familiarize students with operational aspects of healthcare management, including but not limited to process improvement, budgeting, team building and information management. Prerequisites: NLS, NMT, RADT majors only; 3rd or 4th year cohort standing.
Credits: 3.00
MLRS 299 - Advanced Special Topics
Courses or seminars beyond scope of existing departmental offerings. Prerequisite: Department permission.
Credits: 1.00 to 18.00
MLRS 381 - Special Topics Seminar
Pre/co-requisite: Instructor Permission.
Credits: 1.00
MLRS 391 - Masters Thesis Research
Pre/co-requisite: Instructor Permission.
Credits: 1.00 to 6.00
MLRS 395 - Advanced Topics
Pre/co-requisite: Instructor Permission.
Credits: 1.00 to 3.00