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Active as of Fall Semester 2010

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Laboratory Techniques II

2. Course Prefix & Number:
MEDA 1125

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 2

Internship Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

This course builds on laboratory skills learned from Laboratory Techniques I. Emphasis will focus on basic microbiology, including setting up slides for microscopic analysis of urine and blood, streaking culture plates, performing complete hematology tests. Students will be responsible for obtaining specimens, testing, and learning to prepare specimens to be sent to an independent laboratory. It is important for medical assistants to be qualified to perform laboratory procedures accurately.

5. Placement Tests Required:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

MEDA 1125 - Laboratory Techniques II

All Credit(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
MEDA 1120Laboratory Techniques I

9. Co-requisite Courses:

MEDA 1125 - Laboratory Techniques II

There are no corequisites for this course.