Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)
Distribution Requirement(s) Status:
Required for certificate
Equivalencies At Other Institutions
Other Institution Equivalencies Table
After completing this course, the student will be able to:
Define terms of anatomical topography.
Understand and define nursing records/medical history/charting terminology.
Understand and define pharmaceuticals/medications terminology.
Solve problems using the metric system conversion and medical math review.
Understand emergency and surgical terms and procedures.
Understand and define medical procedures terminology.
Understand and define patient description terms.
General Education Learning Values & Outcomes
Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.
Understanding and producing effective written, spoken, visual, and non-verbal communication.
Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
3.1 Recognize, read, and comprehend academic and/or professional writing.
Terms of anatomical topography.
Nursing records/medical history/charting terminology.
Metric system conversion and medical math review.
Emergency and surgical terms and procedures.
Medical procedures terminology.
Patient description terms.