Medical Terminology for Clinical and Administrative Professions

About this Course


This course introduces the language of healthcare. It will cover spelling, pronunciation, and definitions of medical terms. Anatomy, physiology, major diseases, signs, symptoms, diagnoses, procedures, medications, treatments, and medical abbreviations will be introduced. The basic structure of medical terms including prefixes, suffixes, and word roots will be presented. Body systems are used as the organizational framework to present terminology.

This course is required for the Professional Medical Billing and Coding certificate.

Textbook included in tuition

This course is also available as a Credit Division class. Prices may vary.

Course Details

Continuing Ed / Non-Credit
Tuition: $829
Subject: HMED 0103

Sections Offered

Section: NC1 CRN: 17337
Type: Online
Instructor: Michael Perretta
08/29/2023 - 12/18/2023
Section: NC2 CRN: 17739
Location: W215
Type: Traditional
Instructor: Erin J. Fitzgerald
08/30/2023 - 12/18/2023
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
No Class on: 11/22