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Healthcare Prerequisite Courses

Anatomy and Physiology

Learn how the human body structures and systems are related to medical diagnosis and diseases.  Completion of this course is a prerequisite for Medical Coding and Billing, Hospital Ward Clerk/Medical Secretary, and ECG Technician. Recommended for C.N.A.

 

Fee:  $ 265 (includes registration fees, tuition, materials, supplies, and textbook)

 

Course #              Day        Time      Instructor                            Room    Fee

4252.04                 T, Th      1 pm – 4 pm       Wright                  21           $265

4252.07                 M, W     6 pm – 9 pm       Wright                  21           $265

 

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

Learn to read, write, and understand medical terms and their relationship to body systems, diseases, and diagnosis. These important skills are required for employment in the medical field. Completion of this course is a prerequisite for Medical Coding and Billing and ECG Technician. Recommended for C.N.A.

 

Fee:  $305 (includes registration fees, tuition, materials, supplies, and textbook)

 

Course #              Day        Time                      Instructor            Room    Fee

4251.01                 M, W     9 am – 12 pm     Wright                  21           $305

4251.07                 M, W     6 pm – 9 pm       Wright                  21           $305

 

PHARMACOLOGY

Learn skills and knowledge necessary to use the Physicians’ Desk Reference as students gain an understanding of brand and generic drug names, dosages, routes of the administration, side effects, and reasons a drug is prescribed. Completion of this course is a prerequisite for Hospital Ward Clerk/Medical Secretary.

 

Fee:  $165 (includes registration fees, tuition, material, supplies, and textbook)

Course #              Day        Time                                      Instructor            Room    Fee

4253.04                 W            12:30 pm – 4:30 pm        Wright                  21           $310