MLTS-112

Intro to Laboratory Medicine

CREDITS: 3
LENGTH: 17 weeks
CAMPUS: Prince George
REQUISITES: Corequisites: MLTS-101, MLTS-110, MLTS-114, MLTS-116, MLTS-122
Required Supporting Lab: MLTS-112L
 
DESCRIPTION:
This course introduces clinical laboratory elements including basic equipment, interpersonal communication in a healthcare setting, and laboratory specimen collection. Specimen handling and transportation to ensure the quality of laboratory results is discussed. Some of the topics covered are: laboratory glassware, pipettes, balances, centrifuges, microscopes, calculations and safety, as well as teamwork, grief and loss, and determinants of health. Emphasis will be on the collection of blood specimens and practice in venous collection on adults and capillary collection will be provided.

Course Schedule

ID SEMESTER CAMPUS DELIVERY LOCATION INSTRUCTOR STARTS ENDS MEETS
101 Spring 2024 Prince George Unknown 1-129 L. Nygaard January 8 May 17 TBA

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