• Degree: Bachelor
  • Campus: Beirut,Tripoli
  • Faculty: Health Sciences
  • Department: Medical Laboratory Technology

Program Description

To obtain a Bachelor Degree in Medical Laboratory Technology, students must successfully complete a total of 100 credits + ICDL. The standard duration of study for the award of a Bachelor Degree in Medical Laboratory Technology is 6 full semesters.


Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
BIOL223 BIOLOGY 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
CHEM213 GENERAL CHEMISTRY 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
CHEM215 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
COMM201 Epidemiology and Biostatistics 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC
HESC201 HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
------- University Requirements 3 3 CUR
Second Semester
BCHM215 Biochemistry 3 2Lec, 2Lab, 0Tut MCC
BIOL226 Microbiology 3 2Lec;2Cln;0Tut MCC
HESC202 HEALTHCARE PROFESSION AND BIOETHICS 1 1Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS202 EVIDENCE-BASED LABORATORY RESEARCH 1 1Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS204 Principles of Medical Laboratory Sciences 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
------- University Requirement 2 2 CUR
Third Semester
MELS301 Virology and Mycology 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS303 Medical Parasitology 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS305 Clinical Laboratory Hematology 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS307 Clinical Laboratory Immunology 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS309 QUALITY CONTROL AND LABORATORY MANAGEMENT 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
------- University Requirement 2 2 CUR
Fourth Semester
MELS302 Toxicology for Medical Laboratory 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS304 Clinical Chemistry 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS306 Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS308 Clinical Laboratory Bacteriology 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
------- University Elective 3 3 UEC
Fifth Semester
MELS401 Genetics and Molecular Biology 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS403 Histopathology 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS405 Clinical Rotations I 4 0Lec,12Cln,0Tut MCC
------- Major Elective Course 3 3 MEC
Sixth Semester
IPEH512 Interprofessional Education for Health Care 1 0Lec; 2 free interactive learning activities; 0Tut MCC
MELS402 Diagnostic Laboratory Procedures 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS404 Laboratory Body Fluid Analysis 3 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut MCC
MELS406 Clinical Rotations II 4 0Lec,12Cln,0Tut MCC
MELS408 Clinical Seminar 1 1Lec,0Lab,0Tut MCC

Major Elective Courses(MEC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
MELS220 ESSENTIAL BIOTECHNIQUES FOR MEDICAL LABORATORY 2 2lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
MELS222 FOOD BORNE DISEASES 2 2lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
MELS314 BIOTECHNOLOGY FOR MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCES 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
MELS315 CANCER BIOLOGY 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
MELS412 INFECTION CONTROL AND MANAGEMENT 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
MELS414 STEM CELL BIOLOGY 3 3Lec,0Lab,0Tut MEC
NA000 Major Elective Course 3 3 MEC
NA000 Major Elective Course 3 3 MEC

University Elective Course(UEC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
NA000 University Elective 4 4 UEC
NA000 University elective 2 2 UEC

University Requirement Courses

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Type
ARAB001 Arabic Language 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Mandatory
BLAW001 Human Rights 1 1 Lec. Mandatory
ENGL001 ENGLISH LANGUAGE 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Mandatory