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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MLT 100 - Phlebotomy for Medical Laboratory Technology

2 Credits, 2 Contact Hours
2 lecture periods 0 lab periods

Theory of basic phlebotomy techniques and procedures. Includes instruction for blood collection, patient care, quality assurance standards, medical terminology, anatomy, blood collection procedures, variables, computers and specimen processing, and point of care (POC) testing.

Prerequisite(s): BIO 156IN  or BIO 160IN  or BIO 201IH  or BIO 201IN  or BIO 202IN .
Corequisite(s): MLT 100LB  
Information: Students must be admitted to the Medical Laboratory Technician program or obtain consent of instructor before enrolling in this course.
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Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Define basic medical terms and codes related to phlebotomy and laboratory testing.
  2. Identify phlebotomy-related vascular anatomy and cellular components.
  3. Improve critical thinking and organizational skills by attending class, applying appropriate study strategies, completing assignments, participating in problem solving and class discussions.

Effective Term:
Fall 2023