This course provides an overview of human anatomy and physiology relevant to the practice of a Medical
Laboratory Assistant. Medical terminology, abbreviations, pathophysiology and lab tests relevant to each
system are discussed. Other topics include, basic laboratory procedures including the use of common
laboratory equipment and reagent preparation.
This course is part of the full time Medical Laboratory Assistant program.
Course code: MLAB 1112
Length: 60 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.