BIOL 215 Medical Terminology

Started on January 1, 1970

2 hours
Medical terminology is the study of the principles of medical word building to help the student develop the extensive medical vocabulary used in health care occupations. Students receive a thorough grounding in basic medical terminology through a study of root words, prefixes and suffixes. The study focuses on correct pronunciation, spelling and use of medical terms. Anatomy, physiology, and pathology of disease are discussed.
Prerequisites: C or better in BIOL 115 and BIOL 115L.