HLTH 125 :: Survey of Medical Terminology
Fall 2013 @Leeward CC

CRN: 53471, 53472, 53473, 53474, 54375
Credit Hours: 1
Instructor: Thomas Fachan
fachan@hawaii.edu
455-0521 (Ph)
455-0509 (Fax)
Course URL: https://laulima.hawaii.edu/
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 12/12/2013
Course Requirements: Students will be contacted by their instructor by UH email before the first day of instruction. Students must check their UH email for course correspondence
before the first day of instruction.
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite: ENG 21 with a grade of C or better or equivalent.
Course Description: HLTH 125 develops the students’ knowledge of prefixes, suffixes, and word roots used in medical terminology to help students analyze, understand and correctly use medical terms. lt covers pronunciation, spelling, and definitions of selected medical words dealing with all human body systems. Commonly used medical abbreviations and pharmacological terms as well as singular and plural forms are also covered.
Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013 15:19:15