Summer 2011 Class Schedule (FLC)



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MEDTEC 323    Clinical Chemistry and Urinalysis    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Admission to the Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) Program or program director approval
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces students to mathematical applications in the clinical laboratory, especially as applied to quality assurance, quality control and reporting of results. Also covered is the basic biochemistry of metabolism, including carbohydrates, proteins, lipids and electrolytes, and the instrumentation used for their measurement. The study of endocrinology, enzyme function, therapeutic drugs, blood gases, and an overview of other body fluid constituents will be covered. This course also introduces the concepts of urinalysis with an emphasis on physical and chemical features in normal and abnormal urine. Discussion topics will be correlated with applications in human medicine. Purchase of personal protective equipment, including a lab coat, safety glasses, and disposable gloves, is required. Students must also provide documentation of current Tuberculosis clearance and Hepatitis B vaccination status, as blood and body fluid specimens will be processed.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 06-Jul 29
TTh       08:00AM-11:05AM LEC S.Eisenrich          El Dorado EDC A105       14907 
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TTh       12:00PM-03:05PM LAB S.Eisenrich          El Dorado EDC A104         

Summer 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: July 26, 2011