BIO 3896: Medical Terminology (2023-2024)

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This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of basic medical terminology so that they can use this vocabulary in the health care setting. Medical terms associated with body systems, disease processes, laboratory tests, and clinical procedures commonly found in the health care setting will be explored. Rather than memorizing hundreds or thousands of words we will learn how to break apart a medical word into its parts (e.g. prefix, root, suffix). Students will read and analyze medical journal articles to practice utilizing medical terminology. Typically offered: Winter.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Spring 41145 2 Charlotte Pratt
4:00PM-5:20 PM
Cremona Classrooms 203
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Attributes: Upper-Division
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading
Instructional Methods: Traditional
Note: Full Term

(BIO 2101: C- or better
AND BIO 2102: C- or better
AND BIO 2103: C- or better)