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Introduction to Medical Terminology (MOAS 1019)

Credential:
Credit Course
Units:
1.00
Delivery Options:
Online
Campus:
eCampus
Registration Info

Course Overview

This course introduces the learner to the fundamentals of medical terminology including the spelling, pronunciation, and meaning of medical terms. Greek and Latin derivatives (prefixes, suffixes, root words, and combining forms) will be introduced and analyzed. Related abbreviations as well as symptomatic, diagnostic, operative and therapeutic terms, diagnostic tests and procedures will also be covered. The health care record will also be discussed.

Pre-requisite: High School Graduation Diploma or equivalent.

Please Note: this credit course may be part of a credential program offered by NSCC. While a course may not have an admission requirement, all NSCC programs have admission requirements. For more information on programs and admissions, please visit Admission Requirements.

Costs and Fees

A College Services Fee and Student Association Fee will apply for part-time students registered in credit courses. In some instances, offerings of the same course across multiple terms may have a differing cost. For more information, please visit Costs & Fees.

The course cost is located within the Schedule section below.

Schedule

eCampus
Class # 1417
Jan 06 - Apr 22, 2021
Cost:
$465
Location:
Online
Delivery:
Online
Notes:
Visit https://ecampusstore.nscc.ca/ to purchase your textbook and resources online or contact bookstore@nscc.ca for assistance.
Registration is currently open for eCampus students only.
Open registration for all students begins on November 30, 2020