Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology – Asia Metropolitan University

Length of Study

3 Years

Course Fees

Rm 38,000 (Estimated)

Location

Taman Kemacahaya, Batu 9, 43200 Cheras, Selangor

Availablity(A6152 [05/2020]) Cheras, (A9158) KK, (A0039) Kuching

Course Detail:

This programme is to prepare trainees towards personal and professional growth to ensure they obtain the knowledge and skills required in laboratory diagnosis and investigation towards patient’s samples in hospital, universities as well as research institute and be efficient in medical laboratory technology services. It helps trainees to become member of medical laboratory technology or medical laboratory technologist who are reflective, able to adapt and respond to changes in current healthcare needs.

Admission Required:

SPM or equivalent with 5 credits in the following subject:

  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • English 
  • Mathematics
  • 1 science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Science/Applied Science) AND
  • Any other one subject

Course Structure:

Semester 1

  • Chemistry
  • Laboratory Science
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Immunology
  • Biostatistic & Epidemiology
  • Behavioural Science 1
  • Clinical Practice 1

Semester 2

  • Medical Microbiology I
  • Basic Biochemistry
  • Hematology I
  • Immunohematology I
  • Histopathology I
  • Cytology I

Semester 3

  • Malaysian Studies 2
  • Communicative English
  • Computer Application

Semester 4

  • Co-Curriculum
  • Medical Microbiology II
  • Clinical Biochemistry I
  • Medical Parasitology I
  • Hematology II
  • Histopathology II

Semester 5

  • Cytology II
  • Medical Parasitology II
  • Immunohematology II
  • Clinical Biochemistry II
  • Behavioural Science

Semester 6

  • Medical Microbiology Ill
  • Clinical Biochemistry Ill
  • Medical Parasitology Ill

Semester 7

  • Immunohematology Ill
  • Cytology Ill
  • Hematology Ill
  • Histopathology Ill

Semester 8

  • Clinical Biochemistry IV
  • Medical Microbiology IV
  • Medical Parasitology IV
  • Hematology IV
  • Immunohematology IV

Semester 9

  • Histopathology IV
  • Cytology IV
  • Professional Development

 

Career Opportunities:

  • Government Hospitals
  • Private Hospitals/Medical Centers
  • Semi-Government Hospitals
  • Many other organizations which support the Biomedical Science industry
  • Application Specialist (Companies: Pathlab, Biotect Corp, lnnoBio, Gribbles, BP, CliniPath)
  • Academician: Lecturer at IPTA or IPTS
  • Medical Laboratory Technologist

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