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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MLT 2191 - Histology Techniques

Credit Hours: 3.0

All prerequisite courses are required.
Prerequisite(s): BSC2010, BSC2010L with minimum grade of C
Corequisite(s): None

This course is intended for biotechnology majors and for students interested in careers in histotechnology. This course will provide an introduction to the processes and materials used in today’s histotechnology laboratory environments including the medical diagnostic, biotechnology, and research sectors. Students will gain an appreciation for working in a regulated environment. Topics will include basic principles of fixation and processing, major instrumentation, preparation of solutions and stains pertinent to the histology lab, current good manufacturing and laboratory practices, safety, knowledge of various tissues used in histology, and documentation.

Occupational (A.S. and A.A.S.)