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Medical Terminology

Credits: 3
Course Number: 10-501-101

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Course Description

10-501-101 MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY ...focuses on the component parts of medical terms: prefixes, suffixes, and root words. Students practice formation, analysis and reconstruction of terms. Emphasis on spelling, definition and pronunciation. Introduction to operative, diagnostic, therapeutic and symptomatic terminology of all body systems, as well as systemic and surgical terminology.

Course Typically Offered

  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Spring

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What will I learn?

  1. Apply the rules of medical language
  2. Apply medical terms related to the body as a whole
  3. Interpret medical terms related to the lymphatic and immune systems
  4. Interpret medical terms related to the integumentary system
  5. Interpret medical terms related to the female reproductive system
  6. Interpret medical terms related to the male reproductive system
  7. Interpret terms related to the blood
  8. Interpret terms related to the visual and auditory sensory systems
  9. Interpret terms related to the musculoskeletal system
  10. Interpret terms related to the respiratory system
  11. Interpret terms related to the digestive system
  12. Interpret terms related to the nervous system
  13. Interpret terms related to the endocrine system
  14. Interpret terms related to the urinary system
  15. Interpret terms related to the cardiovascular system
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10 classes found

Class Number: 23720

Location:
Green Bay Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Blended - Less than 50% Online
Term:
Spring 2024
Session:
8W2
Online
4/12/2024 - 5/15/2024
Luxemburg Room 115
4/12/2024 - 5/15/2024
M, W, F — 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
$480.90

Class Number: 22559

Location:
Green Bay Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
In-Person
Term:
Spring 2024
Session:
8W2
Green Bay Campus Room HS316
3/20/2024 - 5/10/2024
W, F — 8:30 AM - 11:20 AM
$480.90

Class Number: 22537

Location:
Virtual Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Online
Term:
Spring 2024
Session:
8W2
Online
3/20/2024 - 5/14/2024
$480.90

Class Number: 22536

Location:
Virtual Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Online
Term:
Spring 2024
Session:
8W2
Online
3/20/2024 - 5/14/2024
$480.90

Class Number: 22558

Location:
Green Bay Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
In-Person
Term:
Spring 2024
Session:
8W1
Green Bay Campus Room HS110
1/17/2024 - 3/8/2024
W, F — 9:30 AM - 12:20 PM
$480.90

Class Number: 22557

Location:
Green Bay Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Blended - Less than 50% Online
Term:
Spring 2024
Session:
8W1
Green Bay Campus Room HS402
1/16/2024 - 3/5/2024
Tu — 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
Web Conference
1/18/2024 - 3/7/2024
Th — 5:30 PM - 8:20 PM
$480.90

Class Number: 22526

Location:
Virtual Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Online
Term:
Spring 2024
Session:
8W1
Online
1/16/2024 - 3/11/2024
$480.90

Class Number: 23210

Location:
Marinette Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Blended - Less than 50% Online
Term:
Spring 2024
Session:
8W1
Online
1/16/2024 - 3/11/2024
Marinette Campus Room SC109
1/22/2024 - 3/11/2024
M — 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
$480.90

Class Number: 22527

Location:
Virtual Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Online
Term:
Spring 2024
Session:
8W1
Online
1/16/2024 - 3/11/2024
$480.90

Class Number: 21581

Location:
Marinette Campus
Date:
-
Delivery:
Blended - 50%-99% Online
Term:
Spring 2023
Session:
8W1
Online
1/17/2023 - 3/13/2023
Marinette Campus Room BT115
1/17/2023 - 3/7/2023
Tu — 12:30 PM - 3:20 PM
$471.90