Course Description


CLS 443 Advanced Clinical Mycobacteriology/Virology
2 cr.
Offered: Fall, Winter
Prerequisite: A grade of "C-" or better in all CLS courses, a minimum of 2.60 NMU cumulative GPA and 2.50 GPA in the major, CLT certification and CLS faculty recommendation. Junior standing or instructor’s permission. Students must also enroll in CLS 250M during the summer months.
This course is part of an intense, five-month, full-time practicum in an approved clinical laboratory under the supervision of a clinical laboratory scientist or microbiologist. Includes practical experience with emphasis on proficiency, special or unique procedures, problem solving, method evaluation and supervisory functions. The practicum is represented by CLS 250M, CLS 440, CLS 441, CLS 442 and CLS 443.