B.Sc. In Medical Laboratory Technology

This academic program was initiated to help meet the country’s growing demand for competent laboratory experts.

The College of medical laboratory technology provides its graduates with quality education that prepares future laboratory experts with theoretical knowledge; practical, critical thinking, research and communication skills; with emphasis on ethics for the healthcare industry.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate conceptual knowledge in biomedical field.
  2. Perform basic laboratory techniques  in biomedical labs
  3. Comply with safety regulations and universal precaution.
  4. Communicate effectively with colleagues and clients.
  5. Solve problems related to test results discrepancy.
  6. Integrate patient data for evaluation of validity of laboratory test results.
  7. Apply computer technology in clinical laboratory data processing, data reporting and information retrieval.
  8. Maintain strong professional ethics.
  9. Adjust effectively in team working.
  10. Participate in biomedical research.
  11. Maintain  positive attitudes toward life long learning in the biomedical field.

Duration of the Programme

The programme  duration is three and half years (10 semesters) , which is composed of  both theoretical teachings and practical exercises.

  • Credit hour allocation and Subject sequence

(Total 135 credit hours)

Year I Semester I

Course code Course Title Credit hour(s)
ENG 101 English I 3
MLS 101 Cell Biology 4
MLS 101 Mathematics for Medical Sciences 3
MLS 101 Chemistry I&II 4
SH 101 Ethics and Islamic Studies 2
MLS 101 Introduction to Psychology 3
Total 19

Year I Semester II

Course code Course Title Credit hour(s)
MLS 102 Organic Chemistry I & II 3
MLS 102 Human Anatomy and Physiology 4
HRD102 Introduction to Sociology 3
ENG 102 English II 3
MLS 102 Physics for Medical Sciences 3
MLS 102 Medical Molecular Genetics 3
Total 19

Year II Semester I

Course code Course Title Credit hour(s)
MLS 201 Introduction to Medical Laboratory Technology 2
MLS 202 Analytical Chemistry 2
MLS 203 General Microbiology 3
MLS 205 Principles of Immunology 2
MLS 206 First Aid 1
MLS 207 Human Nutrition 3
MLS 211 Clinical Hematology I 3
MLS 216 Human Rights 2
Total 18

Year II Semester II

Course code Course Title Credit hour(s)
MLS 208 Biochemistry 3
MLS 209 General Parasitology 3
MLS 210 Food and Water Microbiology 2
MLS 212 General and Systemic Pathology 2
MLS 213 Immunological Techniques 1
MLS 214 Environmental Health and Sanitation 2
MLS 200 Health Education 2
MLS 215 Medical Laboratory Practical/Oral I 2
Total 18

Year III Semester I

Course code Course Title Credit hour(s)
MLS 300 Biostatistics 3
MLS 302 Urine and body fluid analysis 3
MLS 303 Parasitology-II 2
MLS 307 Clinical Hematology II 3
MLS 310 Immunohematology 2
MLS 304 Clinical Virology 2
MLS 311 Immunopathology 2
MLS 309 Clinical Mycology 2
Total 19

Year III Semester II

Course code Course Title Credit hour(s)
MLS 308 Clinical Bacteriology 3
MLS 305 Clinical Chemistry I 2
HRD 302 Development Psychology 2
MLS 306 Clinical Cytology 1
MLS 312 Biomedical Research Methodology 3
MLS 313 Clinical practice Attachment 3
MLS 314 Medical Laboratory Practical/Oral II 2
MLS 315 Epidemiology 3
Total 19

Year IV Semester I

Course code Course Title Credit hour(s)
MLS 400 Biomedical Research Project I 1
MLS 403 Laboratory Management & Quality control 2
HRD 413 Management and Administration 1
MLS 401 Toxicology 2
MLS 402 Histopathology 1
MLS 404 Clinical Pharmacology 3
MLS 405 Healthcare Ethics and Law of constitution and family 1
MLS 412 Clinical Laboratory Rotation 3
Total 14

Year IV Semester II

Course code Course Title Credit hour(s)
MLS 406 Biomedical Research Project II 2
MLS 408 Health services Management and  Administration 3
MLS 410 Medical Entomology 1
MLS 411 Clinical Chemistry II 3
MLS 407 Medical Biotechnology 1
MLS 409 Health Economics 1
Total 11

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