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Medical Laboratory Science Department
Medical Laboratory Technicians (MLT)
Admission Requirements
This programme is to train competent medical laboratory personnel at the middle manpower level. It entails exposing the students to basic knowledge and the practices of medical laboratory science. This is a three (3) years intensive semester based programme with a strong medical laboratory exposure component. Prospective students for this programme must possess a minimum of four 4 credits passes at Senior Secondary School Certificate Level/GCE /NABTEB O-Levels in the following subjects: English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and at least a pass in Physics at not more than two sittings.
Duration of Course: Three (3) Years.

100 Level; First Semester

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

Credit

ELS 101

Communication Skills I

2

CSC 101

Introduction to IT I

2

CHM 101

General Chemistry

3

BIO 101

General Biology I

3

PHY 101

General Physics I

3

MTH 101

General Mathematics I

2

GST 101

Citizenship Education⃰

2

GST 103

History and Philosophy of Science

2

EHT 101

Introduction to Environmental Health

2

FRN 101

Functional French I

2

 

Total

21

 
100 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

ELS102

Communication Skills  II

2

CSC 102

Introduction to IT  II

2

PHY 102

General Physics II

3

CHM 102

Organic Chemistry

3

BIO 102

General Biology II

3

MTH 102

General Mathematics II

2

FAP 102

First Aid and Primary Healthcare

2

GST 102

Philosophy and Logic/ Critical Reasoning

2

FRN 102

Functional French II

2

 

Total

21

 

200 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

ANA 201

Basic Anatomy

3

PHS 201

Basic Physiology

3

BCH 201

Basic Biochemistry

3

MLT 201

Introduction to MLS

3

MLT 203

Introduction to Immunology

2

MLT 205

Clinical Laboratory Posting I

3

MLT 207

Basic Laboratory Techniques I

2

BIO 201

Basic Cytology and Genetics

2

 

Total

21

 

200 Level; Second Semester
Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MLT 202

Medical Microbiology I

3

MLT 204

Haemtology I

3

MLT 206

Clinical Chemistry  I

3

MLT 208

Histopathology  I

3

MLT 210

Research Methods

2

MLT 212

Introduction to Management, Laboratory Organization and Ethics

2

MLT 214

Clinical Laboratory Posting II

3

MLT 216

Basic Laboratory Techniques II

2

 

Total

21

 

300 Level; First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MLT 301

Medical Parasitology

3

MLT 303

Blood Transfusion Science

3

MLT 305

Clinical Chemistry II

3

MLT 307

Histopathology II

3

MLT 311

Clinical Laboratory Posting III

3

MLT 309

Seminar in Laboratory Science

3

MLT 313

Introductory  Virology

2

 

Total

20

 

300 Level; Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

MLT 302

Medical Microbiology II

3

MLT 304

Haemtology II

3

MLT 306

Clinical Chemistry  III

2

MLT 308

Histopathology  III

2

MLT 312

Research Project

6

MLT 310

Good Laboratory Practice

2

 

Total

18

 

 

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