HSC 124: Medical Terminology

online available

In this course, students are presented with a comprehensive study of the origins and building blocks of medical terminology. Students divide medical terms by studying prefixes, combining forms and suffixes. In addition, common abbreviations and drugs are explored. The organization of body systems, disease states, and the definitions of useful diagnostic and procedural terminology are discussed to treat human body diseases.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

2021-22 Class offerings by semester

Fall 2021 Winter 2022 Summer 2022

offered in the daytimeoffered online
Blended classes also available

offered in the daytimeoffered online
Blended classes also available
offered online

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The 2021-22 annual schedule class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits 3
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 45

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