Medical Laboratory Technology II (8378)
Students will build on the foundational knowledge and skills obtained in Medical Laboratory Technology I. The students will use the basic principles necessary to perform competently in the areas of hematology, clinical chemistry, clinical microbiology, immunohematology, and immunology/serology. Competency includes performing the technique correctly, understanding the theory of the procedures, and interpreting the results. Weekly laboratory activities will stress actual student performance of the routine tests normally seen in the clinical setting.
NOTE: This course has specific state laws and regulations from a governing medical board or agency. Please contact the Virginia Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education prior to implementing this course. All inquiries may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recommended prerequisite(s): Medical Laboratory Technology I (8377)
Duration: 36 weeks
Suggested Grade Level: 12