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MDT 100 - Medical Terminology
This course is designed for anyone desiring a background in the language of medicine, and presents a system of learning medical terms from word roots, combining forms, prefixes and suffixes. By the end of the course, the student will be able to recognize, build, define and spell correctly literally thousands of medical words from the elements learned, and be proficient in using a medical dictionary. This course is useful for anyone in the health care professions: those working in hospitals (nurses, radiologic technologists, unit secretaries, people in medical records or the business office, etc.)in a doctor's office, in nursing homes or those in Emergency Medical Technology. Those entering any health care profession will find Medical Terminology a great asset to understanding lectures and textbooks, making their learning easier.
No prerequisites
Additional course information will be e-mailed upon registration.
Carl Sandburg College: 2400 Tom L Wilson Blvd Galesburg, IL 61401 Phone: 3093415205