This minicourse is designed to introduce students interested in the health-care profession to terminology used in the workplace.
Thorough familiarity with selected textbook readings; acquisition of terminology competence through combining word forms, meaning, root stems, prefixes and suffixes. Assessment is based on assiduous class attendance, participation, and written homework.
Written tests to assess student acquisition of medical terminology.
This course is designed to introduce students interested in the health-care profession to terminology used in the workplace. This course will appeal to current post-graduate students in the U-M Physician Assistant program and current undergraduates who plan to go to health-care professional schools. No prerequisites for enrollment.
Lecture one hour per week.