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NUR 170 Medical Terminology

Credits: 3
Prerequisites: none

This course is designed to develop medical terminology language skills. Learners will demonstrate knowledge of word construction, definitions and use of terms related to all areas of health science. The course includes a basic understanding of anatomy of the human body, functions of health and disease, and the use of language in health careers. The use of medical dictionaries, Internet sites, and other modern technologies will be introduced.