- Program: Practical Nursing
- Course: Medical Terms
- Course #: NURS1120
- Total Credits: 1
Course DescriptionThis course is designed to acquaint the nursing student with medical terminology. Students learn to construct words using medical roots, prefixes, and suffixes, as well as learn to pronounce and spell medical terminology. This course may be offered on-line.
Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.
Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).
The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Define the components of medical terminology
Formulate medical terms correctly
Utilize medical terminology related to the body systems
- Lecture: 1
MnTC Goal: 0
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