Clinical Laboratory Technology

CLT 1200 Introduction to Clinical Laboratory

The course will introduce students to the terms, concepts, procedures, and equipment used in a professional medical laboratory. One classroom, three lab hours per week.
2 Credit Hours

CLT 1203 Lab for Introduction to Clinical Laboratory

Lab portion of CLT 1200 - Introduction to Clinical Laboratory.
0 Credit Hours

CLT 2110 Urine & Body Fluid Analysis

The course will provide instruction on the structure and function of the kidney, renal pathology and the principles, sources of error and interpretation of test results in urinalysis. Principles of CSF and serous fluid analysis are covered. One classroom, two lab hours per week.
2 Credit Hours

CLT 2113 Lab for Urine & Body Fluid Analysis

Lab portion of CLT 2110 - Urine & Body Fluid Analysis
0 Credit Hours

CLT 2210 Hematology

The course will introduce the students to the theory and practical application of routine and special hematology procedures, both manual and automated; red blood cells and white blood cells maturation sequences, and normal and abnormal morphology and associated diseases. Three classroom, three lab hours per week.
4 Credit Hours

CLT 2213 Lab for Hematology

Lab portion of CLT 2210 - Hematology
0 Credit Hours

CLT 2310 Clinical Chemistry

The course will introduce the students to the theory and application of human biochemistry and principles of chemistry techniques used in the analysis of blood and other body fluids. Two classroom, four lab hours per week.
3 Credit Hours

CLT 2313 Lab for Clinical Chemistry

Lab portion of CLT 2310 - Clinical Chemistry.
0 Credit Hours

CLT 2410 Clinical Microbiology/Parasitology

Basic concepts of microbiology with emphasis on microbial pathogenesis and immunity. Medically important microorganisms including bacteria, fungi, viruses, rickettsia, protozoa, and the diseases which they produce. This course will also introduce students to the basic knowledge of the physical and chemical properties of clinically significant micro-organisms, the emphasis will be on describing phenotypic characteristics of clinically relevant organisms and the principles of antimicrobial action. Three classroom, three lab hours per week.
4 Credit Hours

CLT 2413 Lab for Clinical Microbiology/Parasitology

Lab portion of CLT 2413 - Clinical Microbiology/Parasitology
0 Credit Hours

CLT 2510 Immunology/Serology/Immunohematology

This course is an introduction to the principles of immunology, covering the broad areas of the body's defense mechanisms, the nature of the mammalian immune system and the immune response, and discusses immunological disease states of auto-immunity, tumor immunology, transplant immunology, immunodeficiency, and the theory behind immunoassays used in the laboratory environment. One classroom, two lab hours per week.
2 Credit Hours

CLT 2513 Lab for Immunology/Serology/Immunohematology

Lab portion of CLT 2510 - Immunology/Serology/Immunohematology
0 Credit Hours

CLT 2610 CLT Practicum I

Practical training in clinical chemistry, and medical microbiology under the direction of National Accrediting Agency for the Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)-approved/accredited hospital internship program personnel.
2 Credit Hours

CLT 2710 CLT Practicum II

Practical training in hematology, urinalysis, Serology, and immunohematology under the direction of National Accrediting Agency for the Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)-approved/accredited hospital internship program personnel.
2 Credit Hours

CLT 2810 CLT Practicum

Practical training in clinical chemistry, microbiology, hematology and serology under the direction of a National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) approved/accredited hospital educational program personnel.
6 Credit Hours