AHL 101◊ Essentials of Medical Terminology

1 credit

Introduction to medical terminology adapted so individuals with little or no previous exposure to the medical field can acquire a basic understanding of medical terms. The key concepts of prefixes, suffixes, and root word formation, as applied to body systems and diagnostic and surgical procedures. Recommended for Ophthalmic Technician, Surgical Technology, and Allied Health majors.

Lecture: 1 hour