HLT 102 Introduction to Histology

Principles and practices of quality management, laboratory safety, professional conduct and laboratory information systems are outlined. This course orients the student to procedures, policies and manuals. Laboratory instruction will include: explanation and demonstration of regulatory agencies, safety procedures in the laboratory setting, an online Safety Training that introduces the student to blood-borne pathogens and infection control practices, glassware, solution preparation, troubleshooting, quality control, care and use of a microscope and basic tissue identification (to include sectioning artifacts). This laboratory experience demonstrates a working knowledge of instrumentation, supplies, and solutions.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

None

Offered

F and Sp