# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Laboratory Technology II Task 730361229

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe basic human anatomy and physiology in relation to immunology/serology.


Description should include the following basic anatomical structures and body cavities:
  • Structures and functions of blood vessels and blood circulation
  • Structure and function of the lymphatic system

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the lymphatic system? What roles does it play in healthy body function?
  • What is immunity? What is the relationship between immunity and the lymphatic system?
  • Why is immunity a critical concept in health care?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.



The student will investigate and understand life functions of Archaea, Bacteria, and Eukarya. Key concepts include
  1. comparison of their metabolic activities;
  2. maintenance of homeostasis;
  3. how the structures and functions vary among and within the Eukarya kingdoms of protists, fungi, plants, and animals, including humans;
  4. human health issues, human anatomy, and body systems;
  5. how viruses compare with organisms; and
  6. evidence supporting the germ theory of infectious disease.

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