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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. Lecture 3 hours per week.