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CHECK BACK SOON WHEN THE FALL 2022 SCHEDULE IS RELEASED FOR MORE INFORMATION REGARDING THE
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY AND
ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY PROGRAMS

 
 
 
ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY
Anatomy and Physiology for the Health Care Professional — This course provides the basic structure and function of the human body. Topics include a basic study of the body systems as well as an introduction to homeostasis, cells, tissues, nutrition, acid-base balance, and electrolytes. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a basic understanding of the fundamental principles of anatomy and physiology and their interrelationships. Credits: 10 (Prerequisite for the BAS VN program)
 
Fee: $50
Days: Tues & Thur
Time: 5:30-8:40pm
Location: Stockdale HS Room 501
Textbook: Book must be purchased, more information during registration.
 
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 health care 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
Days: Wed
Time: 5:30-8:40pm
Location: Stockdale HS Room 501
Textbook: Book must be purchased, more information during registration.
 
Check back soon when the Fall 2022 Schedule is released for more information regarding the Medical Terminology and Anatomy & Physiology Programs.