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CLT 2990 Histology Practicum

Practical training in all major areas in the contemporary histopathology laboratory, under the direction of a National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) approved/accredited hospital educational program personnel. One classroom, twenty-eight practicum hours per week.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Clinical Laboratory Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: CLT 2720 and CLT 2723 and CLT 2730 and CLT 2733 and CLT 2740 and CLT 2743 and Approval of Department 


  • Perform all routine histology laboratory procedures both accurately and proficiently.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the proper procedures to protect self and the environment in a healthcare setting.
  • Demonstrate an in-depth application of histology, immunohistochemistry, enzyme histochemistry, cytology specimen preparation, electron microscopy and light microscopy in a histopathology laboratory. Demonstrate both professional and interpersonal skills with patients, histology personnel, pathologists, and other healthcare professionals

Credit Hours: 5

Classroom Hours: 1
Practicum Hours: 28