2020/2021 Catalog/Student Handbook 
    Apr 20, 2021  
2020/2021 Catalog/Student Handbook

HLT 143 - Medical Terminology I

3 credit(s)
Prerequisite(s): demonstrated proficiency on the placement examination or ENG 111  ready.
Provides an understanding of medical abbreviations and terms. Includes the study of prefixes, suffixes, word stems, and technical terms with emphasis on proper spelling, pronunciation, and usage. Emphasizes more complex skills and techniques in understanding medical terminology. This is a dual enrollment course. Lecture 3 hours per week.