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HP 100 - Medical Terminology 1

3 Credit(s)

A programmed learning course covering basic medical terminology, derivation, pronunciation, and meaning. This course presents a study of basic medical terminology. Prefixes, suffixes, word roots, combining forms, special endings, plural forms, and abbreviations are included in the content.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  1. Given a medical term, spell, pronounce, define, identify word parts, and correctly use the term or complete a statement.
  2. Given a definition, construct an acceptable and correctly spelled medical term.
  3. Given a list of phrases, names, or labels, provide a medically acceptable abbreviation.
  4. Given an incomplete statement, supply the correct medical term to properly complete the statement.
  5. Given a singular form of a medical term, correctly provide the plural form.
  6. Given a plural form of a medical term, correctly provide the singular form.
  7. Given word parts and definitions, construct correctly spelled medical terms.
  8. Given a medical abbreviation, provide the correct phrase, name, or label.
  9. Given an oral exam of sentences which include medical terms, correctly pronounce each term and explain the meaning of the sentence

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