Medical Terminology with Anatomy & Physiology
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Take Medical Terminology online and receive 20 additional hours of instruction at no additional cost! Learn to build medical terms by using word parts and equip yourself with the basics of Anatomy and Physiology. This course includes fun, interactive web-based games and learning resources. A terminology translator provides translations of medical terms into Spanish, French, and German. This 50-hour course is perfect for individuals who plan to pursue a career in medical coding or insurance.
Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:
-describe the fundamental elements that are used to build medical words.
-use guidelines that will assist with the identification and spelling of medical words.
-analyze, build, and pronounce medical words.
-describe selected medical and surgical specialties.
-identify and define selected abbreviations.
-define words that describe the body and its structure.
-list systems of the body and organs in the systems.
-list functions of body systems and organs.
-describe selected pathologies of body systems.
-review specific drugs to treat selected pathologies.
Prerequisite: Individuals that take this course must have access to the Internet and be familiar with sending and receiving e-mail and attachments.
Required Textbook: "Medical Terminology: A Word Building Approach" available at Greenville Tech Bookstore.
Log-on instructions will be emailed within 2-3 business day of registering.
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