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Med Office Terms I

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
OST 141 Med Office Terms I 3 0 0 3
Prerequisites: DRE 098
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 2017

This course uses a language-structure approach to present the terminology and vocabulary that will be encountered in medical office settings. Topics include word parts that relate to systemic components, conditions, pathology, and disorder remediation in approximately one-half of the systems of the human body. Upon completion, students should be able to relate words to systems, pluralize, define, pronounce, and construct sentences with the included terms.


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.

2011FA - New Course

2012FA - New Local Prereqs: ENG 090 and RED 090

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

2017FA – New Course Version (S24691)

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