2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    
    Jun 14, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)
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CLS 162 - Applied Urinalysis and Body Fluids


Credits: 1
Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring
Campus/Sites Offered: Charleston
Offering Note: No additional information available.

Description
Analysis of urine and other body fluids with emphasis on chemical, macroscopic, and microscopic methodologies.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Verify the acceptability of clinical specimens, work area, equipment function, reagents and supplies through assessment of quality assurance procedures. (cognitive)
  2. Differentiate urine and other body fluid specimen types, and describe appropriate collection procedures for each. (cognitive)
  3. Assess the significance of formed elements in urinary and other body fluid sediments. (cognitive)
  4. Correlate physical and chemical test results for urinalysis and other body fluids, with microscopic observations and resolve discrepancies. (cognitive)
  5. Model professionalism in appearance and demeanor. (affective)
  6. Use written and spoken English to communicate effectively; employ written and verbal directions. (affective)
  7. Employ laboratory terminology, and perform basic calculations, associated with quality assurance and the examination of urine and other body fluid specimens. (psychomotor)
  8. Employ safety procedures. (psychomotor)
  9. Perform physical, chemical and microscopic examinations of urine and other body fluids. (psychomotor)
  10. Prepare accurate and legible laboratory reports. (psychomotor)

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: CLS 161  
Graded: Letter Grade



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