May 16, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
    
Course/Program Inventory

AOT 7011 - Medical Terminology



Clock Hours: 80

Delivery Mode
on-ground

Course Description:
Medical Terminology and Anatomy for ICD-10 Coding integrates expanded anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology coverage with the latest medical terminology students need to correctly code in ICD-10.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of:

  1. Understand basic word structure. 
  2. Master pronunciation and spelling of medical terms. 
  3. Apply prefixes and suffixes to determine the meaning of medical terms. 
  4. Recognize synonyms and abbreviations used in medical terminology. 
  5. Understand the organization of the body. 
  6. Understand the difference in medical specialties. 
  7. Learn how to work with a medical dictionary/thesaurus.