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HESC 1000 – Medical Terminology

Course Description

This course will introduce students entering the health field to basic medical and clinical terminology. Vocabulary, spelling, pronunciation and word analysis for common medical terms that are relevant to anatomy and physiology, medicine, disease and clinical specialties will be emphasized.

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid less than 50%, Independent Study, Lecture, Web, LCTCSOnline

Science and Mathematics Division
Health Science Department

Course Attributes:
AGS Free Elective, AGS_NATSC Con Req

Classroom Hours: 3

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Clinical Hours:

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