HIMT 330: Healthcare I: Terminology and Body Systems

This course will examine specific terminology and vocabulary used healthcare providers and support staff. The focus of this course is on medical terminology which covers human anatomy and physiology, body systems, and diagnoses and procedures. The structure of medical terms will be examined—such as prefixes, suffixes, roots, and combined forms. Topics will also include healthcare taxonomies and nomenclatures (ICD-9-CM, ICD-10, etc.).

Prerequisite(s): College biology or equivalent

HIMT 330 course syllabus

Semesters Offered: Spring 2024, Spring 2025

Credits: 3

Degree Level: Bachelor's

Course Track: Core Courses