Scope of Examination
In accordance with Section 17 of Republic Act 5527, the examination questions shall cover the following subjects with their respective relative weights:
|Microbiology & Parasitology||20%|
|Blood Banking, Immunology and Serology||20%|
|Clinical Microscopy (Urinalysis and other body fluids)||10%|
|Histopathologic Techniques, Cytotechnology, Medical Technology Laws, Related Laws and its implementing rules, and the Code of Ethics||10%|
Computation of the Grade
In accordance with Section 19 of Republic Act 5527, in order to pass the examination, a candidate must obtain a general average of at least seventy-five percent in the written test, with no rating below fifty percent in any of the major subjects: Provided, That the candidate has not failed in at least sixty percent of the subjects computed according to their relative weights. No further examinations, unless and until he shall have completed 12 months refresher course in an accredited laboratory: Provided, That graduate of paramedical profession other than Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology/Bachelor of Science in Hygiene admitted to an examination under the provisions of this Act shall not be given further examinations after the provisions of this Act shall be given further examinations after his failure to qualify for the third time.