Introduction Hematology/Phlebotomy

CLS252 (Not Liberal Arts) $ Introduction Hematology/Phlebotomy 4 hrs. 3 crs. In the hematology section of the course formed elements of the peripheral blood and bone marrow, their precursors, function, and structure, including manual laboratory tests will be presented and discussed. In the phlebotomy section the students will be introduced to the art of venipuncture as well as capillary puncture. They will be instructed in the use of venipuncture equipment and review different additives most often used when performing venipuncture procedures. Preq: BIO 202; BIO 265; CHEM 230; CHEM 235; CLS 330. 2 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory.