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

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021
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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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