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Medical Terminology I

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
MED 121 Medical Terminology I 3 0 0 3
Prerequisites: DRE 098
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Summer 1997

This course introduces prefixes, suffixes, and word roots used in the language of medicine. Topics include medical vocabulary and the terms that relate to the anatomy, physiology, pathological conditions, and treatment of selected systems. Upon completion, students should be able to pronounce, spell, and define medical terms as related to selected body systems and their pathological disorders.


Students must take the following course sets in sequence. The course sets CAN NOT be mixed!

MED-121 and MED-122 must be taken as a set.

OST-141 and OST-142 must be taken as a set.

Example, students can NOT take MED-121 and OST 142, or OST-141 and MED-122.

Please see your advisor for additional details.

2014FA - Revised Local Prereq from RED 090 to DRE 098

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