Laboratory Assistant (513)
513-112. Phlebotomy Practicum. (3 Credits)
Build on previously learned skills while continuing to master specimen collection and the preservation of specimens from various sources. Solidify skills in specimen processing while incorporating a personal concept of professionalism.
513-162. Introduction to Phlebotomy. (4 Credits)
Study basic phlebotomy concepts such as skin punctures, venipunctures, arterial punctures and other misc. procedures. Master the collection of specimens, preservation of specimens from various sources and specimen processing. Become familiar with various pediatric blood collection procedures and equipment. Use hands-on, simulated classroom exercises and observe practices in a clinical setting. Incorporate a personal concept of professionalism and ethics.
Prerequisites: (501-150 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C and 501-151 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C or 501-101 with a minimum grade of C) and (High School GPA 2.60 or Higher or COMPASS-Writing Skills with a score of 59 or ASSET-Writing Skills with a score of 41 or Accuplacer Sentence Skills82 or Next-Gen Accuplacer Writing with a score of 250 or ACT-English with a score of 17 or TABE Advanced Language with a score of 11.0 or TABE-11 A Language with a score of 631 or TABE-12 A Language with a score of 631 or COMPASS/ESL - Grammar with a score of 90 or College Proficiency - Writing or Completed Intro College Wrtg or 831-103 with a minimum grade of C or 801-136 with a minimum grade of C) or (Accuplacer ESL Language Use with a score of 103 and Accuplacer ESL Sentence Mean with a score of 103)
513-400C. Intro to Phlebotomy. (0.8 Credits)
This 8-hour theory course coverins the basics of phlebotomy for lab draws.