National University




CLS 495 Clinical Lab Science Capstone

Lead Faculty: Mr. Philip Payne

Course Description

A student initiated project in the field of clinical laboratory science or a closely related subject area which culminates in a scholarly professional written report and an oral presentation. Grading is by H, S, or U only. Course is eligible for an "IP" grade.

Learning Outcomes

  • Apply the essential tools of inquiry to collect and evaluate a topic in clinical laboratory science.
  • Use appropriate library and technology resources.
  • Conduct research using primary sources and peer reviewed professional journals.
  • Use of reflective analysis and synthesis to prepare an original work.
  • Discuss influences of human diversity in the project.