Academic Catalogs

Health Information Technology (HIT)

HIT G1033 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Medical Terminology for Healthcare Professionals  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU.

This course teaches principles of word building to develop the extensive medical vocabulary used in the healthcare environment. It provides instruction in basic medical terminology, analysis from an anatomical approach and by each body system. It includes the origin, root forms, suffixes, prefixes of medical terms, and an example of non-medical/layperson's usage for each term. Graded. C-ID: HIT 103X.

Catalog Program Pages Referencing HIT G103