Online Learner Success, Medical Terminology I, Word Processing I, English 11 or 12 or coordinator approval
This 90-hour course is a continuation of Medical Terminology I and introduces anatomy and physiology related to the main systems of the body.
Upon successful completion of this course you will have reliably demonstrated the ability to:
1. Demonstrate an understanding of the anatomical terms, physiology, pathology, and diagnostic tests for the following body systems:
2. Define and spell correctly the common disorders, diagnostic tests, and abbreviations pertaining to the above body systems
Language of Medicine, 9th edition. Davi-Ellen Chabner, St. Louis, MO: W.B. Saunders Company, 2011 ISBN: 978-1-4377-0570-6.
(9th edition required as of October 2010 intake)
Medical Language Instant Translator, 4th edition. Davi-Ellen Chabner, St. Louis, MO: W.B. Saunders Company, 2011 ISBN: 978-1-4377-0564-5.
Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary, 31st edition. Dorland Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier, 2007 ISBN-13: 978-1-4160-2364-7.
Supplementary material online.
For each chapter the following course content will be covered:
Computer Equipment and Software (minimum)
Computer Equipment (recommended for best online experience)
Assignments, time-limited closed-book online quizzes, and mid-term and final quizzes will be used to assess knowledge and understanding. Quizzes may include any or all of the following: multiple choice, matching, fill in the blank, crossword puzzles, labelling of diagrams, and abbreviations. Detailed guidelines will be provided to the student.
Evaluation and Grading
Quizzes (one per chapters 5 through 18)
The letter grade assigned is determined by the college the student has registered with.