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December 12, 2022, In-Person Enrollment for Spring 2023 Begins.

Medical Terminology, Medical Math, and Psychology

 

Please enroll at the Mount Vernon Campus finance window

 
 

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

Medical terminology is the study of the principles of medical word building to help the student develop the extensive medical vocabulary used in healthcare occupations.

Students receive a thorough grounding in basic medical terminology through a study of root words, prefixes, and suffixes. Credits: 5 (Prerequisite for the BAS VN program)

 

Fee: $25 + cost of book

Days: Tuesdays

Time: 5:30-8:40pm

Location: Stockdale HS Room 501

Textbook: Book must be purchased, more information during registration.

THIS CLASS IS ONE SEMESTER 

01/10/2023 - 05/30/2023  

   

                  

MEDICAL  MATH -  Students will learn math concepts for vocational nurse preparation or any other health career programs. This includes basic math concepts such as roman numerals, fractions, decimals, percentages, ratios, and proportions. It is based on the dimensional analysis system, which focuses on the equivalents for metric, apothecary, and household weight and volume.

 

Fee: $25 + no book needed

Days: Wednesdays

Time: 5:30-8:40pm

Location: Online/Remote

Textbook: Book must be purchased, more information during registration.

THIS CLASS IS ONE SEMESTER 

01/11/2023 - 05/31/2023                     

 

PSYCHOLOGY FOR THE HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL - This course is designed as an introduction to the scientific study of behavior, emphasizing perceptions, thinking,

motivation, emotion, intelligence, and learning. This course is designed to contribute to the general education of all students and provide a basis for further study in the field of psychology.

This a prerequisite course for the vocational nurse program.

 

Fee: $25 + no book needed

Days: Thursdays

Time: 5:30-8:40pm

Location: Online/Remote

Textbook: Book must be purchased, more information during registration.

THIS CLASS IS ONE SEMESTER 

01/12/2023 - 06/01/2023             

 

December 12, 2022, In-Person Enrollment for Spring 2023 Begins.

 

Medical Terminology, Medical Math, and Psychology