Course Details

CA 0005 Medical Terminology

Description:
By studying rules, word roots, prefixes, suffixes and combining forms, students will be able to build, use and spell medical words related to body systems and organization.

Students will:
  • learn anatomical, physiological and pathological body systems and terms
  • develop a solid foundation for medical terms related to the biology and language of each specific body system studied

Successful completion of Medical Terminology is a prerequisite to entering the Medical Office Assistant and Hospital Unit Clerk certificate programs. In order to successfully complete the course, students must earn a grade of 75% or better and have a minimum of 85% attendance and active participation in class. Instructor: Matthew Jubelius, RN, BScN

Please note: The ‘Medical Terminology’ course offered through ed2go is not an acceptable prerequisite to the Medical Office Assistant Certificate or Hospital Unit Clerk Certificate.

Session: D (Not Currently Available)
Schedule: January 9 - April 1
Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
Wednesday6:00PM - 9:00PMF1008
Cost: $695.00 + GST
Notes: Registration Deadline: January 4

Midterm Exam: Tuesday, February 19, 6:00pm - 9:00pm; F1008
Final Exam: Monday, April 1, 6:00pm - 9:00pm; F1008


Session: E (Not Currently Available)
Schedule: January 9 - April 1
Cost: $35.00 + GST
Notes: Material Fee (Material Fee is optional, materials will be available online). Material fees will not be refunded after the Registration Deadline. 

Session: F (Not Currently Available)
Schedule: January 9 - April 1
Cost: $125.50 + GST
Notes: Required Textbook - Medical Terminology Systems (8th Edition), Author: Barbara A. Gylys & Mary Ellen Wedding. Textbook fees will not be refunded after the Registration Deadline.