Medical Laboratory Technician

MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN



The speciality of Medical Laboratory Technician was constituted at the Medical College - Plovdiv in 1961. It trains specialists with a multi-profile qualification, eligible to work in clinical, microbiological, histological, parasitological, as well as other specialized laboratories. The Medical College - Plovdiv has the necessary facilities at its disposal. The syllabi and methods of teaching are constantly updated and improved in accordance with the: modern European and world requirements, as well as with the rates of development of medical science.

 Total number of academic hours: 4050.




CURRICULUM

 

MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

 

 

 

 

Subjects

 

1st Year

2nd Year

3rd Year

 

А

Compulsory Subjects

 

 1

Clinical Laboratory

180

165

60

 

 2

Microbiology and Virology

 150

150

 

 

 3

Laboratory Equipment and Apparatuses

60

 

 

 

 4

Anatomy

30

 

 

 

 5

Physiology

 30

 

 

 

 6

 Inorganic and Organic Chemistry

 60

 

 

 

 7

General Care for the Patient and Nursing Techniques

 45

 

 

 

 8

Latin Language with Medical Terminology

30

 

 

 

 9

Medical Ethics and Deontology

 30

 

 

 

 10

 Hygiene and Safety of Laboratory Work

15

 

 

 

 11

 Analytical Chemistry

 45

 

 

 

 12

 Social and Health Legislation

45

 

 

 

 13

 Medical Psychology

 30

 

 

 

 14

 Biochemistry and Pathobiochemistry

45

 

 

 

 15

 Histology and Histological Equipment

75

60

 

 

 16

 Medical Relief in Crises – Emergency and Disasters

 

30

 

 

 17

 Information Technology

 

30

 

 

 18

 Parasitology

 

90

 

 

 19

 General Pathology

 

 30

 

 

 20

 Internal Diseases

 

45

 

 

 21

 Pharmacology

 

 

30

 

 22

 Social Medicine and Promotion of Health

 

 

45

 

 23

 Sociology

 

 

15

 

 24

 First Paramedic Aid

 

 

30

 

 25

 Medical Genetics

 

 

45

 

 26

 Paediatric Diseases and Neonatology

 

 

30

 

27

Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology

 

 

 30

 

 28

Clinical Practice

270

570

300

 

 29

Pre-graduation Practical Training

 

 

600

 

B

Elective courses

 

 

 In total: 12 Subjects

 150

240

120

 

C

Facultative Subjects

 

 

 

 

 

 In total: 3 Subjects

15

30

15

 

 

IN TOTAL Subjects (compulsory, elective, facultative)

4050

 

 










 Head of specality

Penka Argilashka





Teachers:







Penka Argilashka, Mariya Kukularova, Violeta Gegova, Mariya Saykova, Mariya Proshenska,
Dr. Elena Kotseva