School of Medicine :: The University of Jordan ::

Program Specifications

Master in Medical Laboratory Sciences / Program Overview

Ø Background to the program and subject area:

The Master’s in Medical Laboratory Sciences degree offers advanced knowledge and practical training to prepare the students for a successful career in the clinical laboratories, through improving the quality and efficiency of the diagnostic process. In addition, the program helps the students to understand the importance of scientific research, develop an approach to properly formulate research questions and to comprehensively review the literature with critical appraisal of recent scientific articles. Moreover, the program helps the students to develop oral and scientific communication skills, as well as scientific writing skills.

Ø Vision statements of the program:
To be the among the most distinguished Medical Laboratory Sciences programs in the region.
Ø Mission statements of the program:
To prepare the postgraduate students for a successful career, clinically and in scientific research.
Ø Program Aims:
To enhance patient care by preparing postgraduate students with advanced knowledge of disease and improved technical ability to diagnose disease. In addition, the program aims to help the students to generate novel and interesting research.