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HIM 105 Comprehensive Medical Terminology (5)

Comprehensive study of roots, prefixes, suffixes, principles of word building, study of diagnostic, operative, and symptomatic terms of body system with emphasis on accurate spelling and pronunciation of all medical terms; study of medical abbreviations, eponyms, clinical laboratory and radiology terminology. This course is intended for Health Information Management or Medical Office students. Taking both HIM 130 and HIM 131 is equivalent to HIM 105.

Prerequisite: ENGL& 101 with a minimum grade of C and BUS 110 with a minimum grade of C and BIOL& 175 with a minimum grade of C.