HLTH 140 :: Introduction to Human Body Systems and Related Medical Terminology
Spring 2014 @Kauai CC

CRN: 40265
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Kurt Rutter
krutte@hawaii.edu
808-245-8331 (Ph)
Course URL: https://docs.google.com/a/hawaii.edu/document/d/19MhvjiyW91srzFFi39uCIJf5uYbZDp_YZREffx-R5zk/edit?us
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/13/2014 - 05/16/2014
Course Requirements: Student must be profficient at using Laulima (Modules, Announcements, Tasks,test & surveys, Mailtool, Discussion board.
Course Prerequisites: ā€œCā€ or higher in ENG 21
Course Description: This course provides students with an introduction to the medical terminology related to human body systems. Normal anatomy and function, pathology and related medical tests and procedures will also be explored.
Textbooks: MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY SYSTEMS: A BODY SYSTEMS APPROACH, 7th Edition, Barbara A. Gylys, MEd, CMA-A (AAMA), Mary Ellen Wedding, MEd, MT(ASCP), CMA (AAMA), CPC (AAPC) ISBN-13: 978-0-8036-3575-3
Technical Requirements: Access to a laptop or desktop computer with Firefox or Chrome browser, with Adobe Flash. Tablets and smartphone will work for getting reading assignments and downloading handouts, and quizzes on Laulima, and MAY work with the Medical Language Lab IF the device can run Flash applications. Access to a laptop and a smartphone or tablet is ideal.
Additional Notes: The textbook is available as hardcopy from the UH Kaua`i CC bookstore, from F.A. Davis at http://davisplus.fadavis.com/SignUp as a hardcopy or electronic book (ebook), or from Amazon.com (hardcopy only)
Updated: Thursday, November 14, 2013 12:28:12