Dec 07, 2023
MLT 210 - Advanced Hematology
Lecture Hours: 3 Lab Hours: 3 Clinical Hours: 0 Credits: 4
Description: This course provides a study of the diseases of blood cells and other hematologic procedures including coagulation.
Prerequisite(s): Take MLT 110 , MLT 120 , MLT 130 and MLT 205 with a minimum grade of C.
- RBC maturation, morphology and anemias
- WBC maturation, abnormal morphology and leukemias
- RBC and WBC abnormal differential cell counts
- Platelet counts and Coagulopathies
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
- In order to participate in lab, students must be wearing floor-length pants, closed-toe, closed heel shoes. Pants may not have rips, tears, etc. Students must also wear a liquid impervious lab coat, gloves and a face shield (available in SCC bookstore) whenever handling clinical specimens. Additional classroom/lab materials and guidelines will be on the course syllabus addendum distributed by the instructor.
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.
A = 90 - 100
B = 80 - 89
C = 70 - 79
D = 60 - 69
F = 0 - 59
Student Learning Outcomes:
- Evaluate normal and abnormal red blood cell maturation/morphology, relating it to abnormal conditions and blood findings.
- Assess hemoglobin and red cell disorders in relation to clinical and laboratory findings.
- Interpret laboratory findings in hemolytic and other anemias.
- Evaluate abnormal differentials of granulocytes, relating them to abnormal conditions and blood findings.
- Evaluate abnormal differentials of lymphocytes and plasmacytes, relating them to the mos probable cause of the condition and abnormal laboratory findings.
- Evaluate the congenital and acquired thrombocyte and vasculature disorders and the tests used to detect these disorders.
- Evaluate the congenital and acquired clotting factor disorders.
- Evaluate the role of the fibrinolytic system in hemostasis and the hypercoagulable state.
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Official Course Syllabus