Spring Semester 2021 Catalog

ALHS 1090 MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

Introduces the elements of medical terminology. Emphasis is placed on building familiarity with medical words through knowledge of roots, prefixes, and suffixes. Topics include: origins (roots, prefixes, and suffixes), word building, abbreviations and symbols, and terminology related to the human anatomy.

Credits

2

Lecture Hours

30

Lab Hours

0

Prerequisite

Program Admission

Corequisite

None