MEDR 1133 - Medical Terminology, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): BIOL 1114 with C or better * or BIOL 1404 with C or better *

Level: Lower

This is a lecture-based online course that includes the study of body systems and functions, including the structure, meaning, and use of medical terms related to diseases and operations of the human body. Body systems studied include integumentary, musculoskeletal, nervous, sensory organs, endocrine, cardiovascular, respiratory, reproductive, genitourinary, and digestive. Units on psychiatry, psychology and pharmacology (drugs) are also covered. Students also learn how to use research medical information (e.g., such as reputable electronic medical references).