Medical Terminology (HLTH100)

(01/09/2023-03/05/2023)

Course Memo

The study of medical terminology introduces students to the language of medicine. Students will gain an understanding of basic elements, rules of building and analyzing medical words, and medical terms associated with the body as a whole. Utilizing a systems - approach, the student will define, interpret, and pronounce medical terms relating to structure and function, pathology, diagnosis, clinical procedures, oncology, and pharmacology. In addition to medical terms, common _x000d_ abbreviations applicable to each system will be interpreted.