Medical Terminology for Medical Assisting

Course IDCourse NameCourseCategoryCredit Hours
MACC 100Medical Terminology for Medical Assisting MEDICAL ASSISTINGHEALTH SCIENCES3

Prerequisite or corequisite: None.  This is a 3-credit hour (45 contact hours) online course that uses various activities throughout each chapter to help enforce what the student is learning. These activities may include games, diagrams, video and audio sections. The course provides a comprehensive study of medical language including pronunciation, spelling and defining of medical terms. Emphasis is placed on anatomic, diagnostic, procedure, drugs, symptomatic, and eponymic terms and standard abbreviations of the basic body systems.