This course focuses on the component parts of medical terms: prefixes, suffixes, and word roots. Students practice formation, analysis, and reconstruction of terms. Emphasis on spelling, definition and pronunciation. Introduction to operative, diagnostic, therapeutic, and symptomatic terminology of all body systems, as well as systemic and surgical terminology.
Transcripted through Western Technical College / Medical Terminology / 3.0 credits.
Length: (1) Trimester
Grade Level: 10, 11, 12
Cum Laude Points: 1.0
Career Cluster(s): Health Science
- HEALTH SCIENCE