Southeast Regional College

Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach

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Program Information

School:Southeast Regional College
Faculty:Health Care, Nutrition, & Fitness
Degree:Certificate; Distance
Field of Study:Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
Description:This course teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach. Root terms are divided by each body system. The origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage is provided for each root term. Word Associations are provided as a learning tool. Unusual and interesting information is provided in regards to each term. Root terms are combined with prefixes and suffixes as your learning will culminate in the interpretation of several paragraphs of medical notes.
URL:Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach at Southeast Regional College
Length:2 Month(s)

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

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    Internet access, e-mail, the Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox Web browser, and the Adobe Flash and PDF plug-ins (two free and simple downloads you obtain at http://www.adobe.com/downloads by clicking Get Adobe Flash Player and Get Adobe Reader). No medical background is necessary.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 14, 2009