CLT 201 - Hematology & Coagulation (WE)
A comprehensive study of the hematopoietic and coagulation systems, including the normal physiology and classic pathology of both systems. Emphasis is on the theory and clinical significance of routine and special test procedures.
Prerequisite: BIO 131 Anatomy & Physiology I and approval of the CLT advisor
Corequisite: CLT 201L Hematology & Coagulation Lab
3 Class Hours
This course is designated as a writing emphasis course.
Learning Outcomes of the Course:
Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of the hematopoietic and coagulation systems, including normal physiologic and classic pathology of both systems.
- Describe the theory of hematopoietic cell formation and the resulting cellular morphologies.
- Understand the mechanisms of hematopoietic disease and recognize the morphological changes associated with it.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the principles and procedures of hematology and coagulation testing, including quality assurance and quality control.
- Interpret hematological patient data based on case study analysis and recognize normal and disease states.