• Describe the underlying etiological factors, physiological mechanism, clinical signs and symptoms, lab diagnosis and diseases management.
  • List the appropriate lab tests and specimen type used for screening and diagnosis.
  • Describe the fundamental principles of diagnostic techniques and procedures.
  • State the administrative tasks needed to run a medical laboratory.
  • Recognize medical biohazards in clinical laboratories.

Cognitive Skills

  • Analyse and interpret lab results in correlation with the patient medical history.

  • Evaluate the quality and validity of clinical laboratory testing and recognize potential errors in order to take appropriate action.
  • Plan strategy to collect data for scientific analysis and select the appropriate study design.

Interpersonal Skills & Responsibility

  • Use wide range of simple and complex laboratory procedures, including specimen collection and processing analysis ensuring high quality standards.

  • Demonstrate commitment to all laboratory regulations, confidentiality and ethical practices and illustrate ability to work safely in medical laboratories.
  • Use and maintain instruments appropriately and perform trouble-shooting if necessary.
  • Demonstrate effective use of basic management, self-learning and research skills.

Communication, Information Technology, Numerical

  • Use appropriate information technology for data analysis and presentation.

  • Demonstrate adequate skills for effective communication with peer, supervisors, instructors and other health care professionals.


  • Demonstrate appropriate professionalism under normal and stressful conditions.
  • Illustrate ability to take appropriate actions towards lab accidents in a timely manner.