Medical Terminology

OIT 227
2 CR

This individualized instruction course introduces students to basic medical terminology. Prefixes, suffixes, word roots, combining forms, special endings, plural forms, abbreviations, and symbols are included in the content. This course uses computer software to assist students in studying the terminology and in assessing their mastery of the material. Exams are also taken via the computer. Emphasis is placed on spelling, definition, usage and pronunciation. [0-32-32] Lab Fee

Prerequisites: ACCUPLACER reading score of 60, or a "C" in TSRE 55; and a Computer Literacy Assessment score of 71, or a "C" in OIT 099