Introduction to Microbiology

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
MLT
140
2
3
0
3
Prerequisite:

Enrollment in the Medical Laboratory Technology program

Corequisite:

None

This course is designed to introduce basic techniques and safety procedures in clinical microbiology. Emphasis is placed on the morphology and identification of common pathogenic organisms, aseptic technique, staining techniques, and usage of common media. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate theoretical comprehension in performing and interpreting basic clinical microbiology procedures.