MLTS-288

Transfusion Medicine Practicum

CREDITS: 4
LENGTH: 39 weeks
CAMPUS: Prince George
PRE-REQUISITES: MLTS-136 MLTS-144 MLTS-161 MLTS-168 MLTS-182 MLTS-195. Minimum Grade B-.
CO-REQUISITES: None
 
DESCRIPTION:
This course reviews and expands the student's theoretical knowledge of transfusion science through case studies, worksheets and exams. This includes the principles of immunology, quality control procedures, red blood cell antigens and antibodies, and adverse transfusion reactions. This course also covers the practical component of transfusion science through work experience in a clinical laboratory. This includes performing quality control procedures, the detection of antigens and antibodies, identifying common red blood cell antigens and antibodies, preparing and issuing blood products, and recognizing and investigating adverse transfusion reactions.

Course Schedule

ID SEMESTER CAMPUS DELIVERY LOCATION INSTRUCTOR STARTS ENDS MEETS
WW001 Intersession 2020 Prince George Online ONLINE C. Hicks, S. Cornelis June 1 April 30 TBA
WU001 Intersession 2021 Prince George Alternate Delivery ONLINE To be Announced June 7 May 6 TBA

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