Hematology 1

Medical Lab Technician (MLT)
Course outline



This course introduces students to fundamental concepts in hematology including red blood cell development, normal physiology of red blood cells, and red blood cell disorders. The laboratory component complements the lecture and includes microscopic examination of blood and bone marrow slides and common laboratory testing by both manual and automated methods. Phlebotomy skills are introduced and are integrated throughout the course. CREDITS: 3 (2 Lec/ 1 Lab) PREREQUISITES: College level reading is required