Learning Goals & Objectives

Student Learning Goal 1

Medical Laboratory Science majors will possess the scientific knowledge and laboratory skills to be competent and contributing members of the health-care delivery system. (Science)

Students will:
  • Objective A: Demonstrate foundational knowledge in inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, anatomy and physiology, microbiology, immunology, and statistics
  • Objective B: Understand the components of the diagnostic process and the role of the clinical laboratory; and
  • Objective C: Perform and interpret results of clinical laboratory tests including: blood bank, urinalysis and other body fluids, chemistry, hematology, immunology, and microbiology.

Student Learning Goal 2

Medical Laboratory Science majors will effectively communicate audience specific medical and scientific information. (Communication)

Students will:
  • Objective A: Accurately record laboratory results;
  • Objective B: Effectively communicate laboratory results to others; and
  • Objective C: Use appropriate information to explain laboratory tests and results.

Student Learning Goal 3

Medical laboratory Science majors will demonstrate professional and ethical behavior. (Professionalism)

Students will:
  • Objective A: exhibit appropriate patient interaction and confidentiality;
  • Objective B: Objective B: adhere to safety guidelines and regulations; and
  • Objective C: demonstrate positive and constructive interactions with peers, medical team, and patients.