Histotechnology

HSTO1106

  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Cytotechnology or Medical Laboratory Technology program. Co-requisite: MELT1107, MELT1104.
  • Course Equivalencies:
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This course emphasizes the principles and practices of preparing clinical specimens for histological examination. Major topics include gross examination and dissection, fixation, decalcification processing, embedding, microtomy, cryotomy and staining of tissue. Emphasis will also be placed on the recognition of normal human microanatomy as well as assessing various staining techniques used for differentiation of cellular and non-cellular components.

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Upcoming Sessions

Class Section Dates
11843 A01 Sep. 03 - Dec. 13, 2019
Delivery Status
Day Full
Meeting Times:
  • Sep. 3 to Dec. 10 - Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
  • Sep. 4 to Dec. 11 - Monday, Wednesday: 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
  • Sep. 6 to Dec. 13 - Friday: 9:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Class Section Dates
11844 X01 Sep. 03 - Dec. 13, 2019
Delivery Status
Day Full
Meeting Times:
  • Sep. 3 to Dec. 10 - Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 9:50 AM
  • Sep. 6 to Dec. 13 - Friday: 12:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Class Section Dates
11845 X02 Sep. 03 - Dec. 13, 2019
Delivery Status
Day Full
Meeting Times:
  • Sep. 5 to Dec. 12 - Thursday: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM
  • Sep. 6 to Dec. 13 - Friday: 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM