Medical Terminology II

Medical Terminology II

Program Details
Program Code:
School: MacMillian Institute of Applied Health Sciences
Credential: Ontario College Certificate
Program Type: Health Sciences
Program Length: 45 HRS
COST: $350
Location: College Campus/Online

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY 2  

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Learn to correctly spell, pronounce & define medical terms related to anatomy, physiology & pathology of the body and oncology & psychiatry terms. Online live video sessions, students can participate in the session or wait and watch the recorded session. Participants of this course will continue to apply the principles learned in Medical Terminology 1, building a vocabulary of common medical terms utilized in secretarial/clerical and clinical duties within a hospital, medical clinic or private doctor’s office. Emphasis is placed on terms related to the anatomy, physiology and pathology of the cardiovascular, musculoskeletal, male and female reproductive systems, urinary and nervous systems. Methods of instruction may include lectures and discussions, group work, films, and audio CDs .

PRE-REQUISITES: Basic English Proficiency: Prerequisite: Medical Terminology 1
Students should be healthcare professionals, medical researchers, or employees of healthcare insurance companies.
Lesson 1: Medical Basics
This lesson will identify basic body systems, medical terms, and vital signs; distinguish between symptoms and disease; determine the specialty of care by identifying the meaning of the word root and much more.
Medical Terminology Introduction
Medical Basics
Lesson 2: Basic Word Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
This lesson will define word roots, prefixes, and suffixes; provide an understanding of how to analyze and construct medical terms from their component part and much more.
Video
Health Careers
Basic Word Roots
Lesson 3: Human Body Orientation
This lesson will define anatomy and physiology, recognize anatomic position, familiarize students with planes of the body, equip students with the ability to locate parts of the body based on the descriptive orientation terms, and much more.
Visible Body
Research
Human Body Orientation
Lesson 4: The Human Body in Health and Disease
This lesson will recognize terms related to the pathology of cells, tissues, and glands; types of disease, and modes of disease transmission; recognize different medical specialties and specialists; and much more
The Human Body in Health and Disease
Lesson 5: The Cardiovascular System
The Cardiovascular System.
Video
Cardiovascular System
Research
Lesson 6: Cardiovascular System Continued
Lesson material will achieve these objectives:
Describe the heart in terms of chambers, valves, heartbeat, and blood supply.
Identify and describe the three different types of blood vessels.
Identify the major components of the blood.
Video
The Inner Body;
Video: Heart and Circulatory System
On-line Research
Cardiovascular System Continued
Lesson 7: The Digestive System
Introduction to the Digestive System.
Video
Review Article: Digestive System
Complete: Lesson 7 Quiz: The Digestive System
Lesson 8: Digestive System Continued
Lesson material will achieve these objectives:
Identify and describe the major organs and structures of the digestive tract.
Define digestive related word parts.
Build and analyze medical terms with word parts presented.
Video
Review 2 Articles: Digestive System: MedlinePlus; How it Works
Complete Assignment: Gastroenterology Procedures
Complete Exam: Lesson 8: Digestive System Continued
Lesson 9: The Lymphatic System
The Lymphatic System.
Video
Lymphatic System Diagram; Symptom Checker
Plural Formation
The Lymphatic System
Lesson 10: The Musculoskeletal System
The Musculoskeletal System
Video
The Musculoskeletal System
Lesson 11: Musculoskeletal System Continued
Identify and describe the major structures and functions of the muscular and skeletal systems.
Describe the different joint types.
Recognize and define terms related to muscle movements and ident
Video
Fracture Types
Musculoskeletal System Continued
Lesson 12: The Nervous System
Introduction to the Nervous System.
Video
Interbody.com
Nervous System
Lesson 13: The Nervous System Continued
Lesson material will achieve these objectives: Describe the major structure and functions of the nervous system. Identify the major divisions of the nervous system. Recognize and define common pathologies and diagnostic and treatment procedures.
Video
Complete Assignment: Deciphering a Procedure Report
Complete: Lesson 13 Quiz: The Nervous System Continued
Lesson 14: The Respiratory System
Introduction to the Respiratory System.
Video
The Respiratory System
Lesson 15: Respiratory System Continued
Lesson material will achieve these objectives:
Identify the organs and other structures of the respiratory system.
Build and analyze medical terms with word parts.
Define and spell the disease and disorder, diagnostic, surgical, and terms.
Video
Complete Assignment: Respiratory Procedures
Complete: Lesson 15 Quiz: Respiratory System
Lesson 16: The Skin and Sense Organs
Introduction to the skin and sensory organs.
Video
Sense Organs
Skin and Sense Organs
Lesson 17: The Integumentary System
Lesson material will achieve these objectives:
Identify organs and structures of the integumentary system.
Identify and define associated word parts.
Build and analyze medical terms with word parts from Quick Medical Terminology 1.
Lesson 17 Quiz: Integumentary System
Lesson 18: Male and Female Reproductive Systems
In-depth look of the Male and Female Reproductive Systems.
Lesson 18 Video A
Lesson 18 Video B
Review Article: Female Reproductive System
Complete Assignment: Decipher Radiologist Report
Complete: Lesson 18 Exam: Midterm Review
Lesson 19: Endocrine System, Urinary System
Let’s study the Endocrine System and Urinary System.
Lesson 19 Video A
Lesson 19 Video B
Review 3 Articles: Endocrine System; MedlinePlus: Endocrine System; Urinary System
Complete: Lesson 19 Quiz: Endocrine and Urinary Systems
Less on 20: The Genitourinary Systems Lesson material will achieve these objectives: Describe the major functions of the urinary and reproductive systems. Name and describe the structures of the urinary and reproductive systems. Recognize and define terms related to the pathology, and diagnosis
Video
The Kidneys
The Genitourinary Systems
Lesson 21: Examination and Instrumentation
This lesson will describe the techniques of inspection, palpation, percussion and auscultation; and identify and understand various instruments utilized in a physical examination as they relate to specific body parts.
Video
Examination and Instrumentation
Final Exam
Outcomes: By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Describe human body orientation.
Describe the human body in health and disease.
Identify and define terms relating to the cardiovascular system.
Identify and define terms relating to the digestive system.
Identify and define terms relating to the lymphatic system.
Identify and define terms relating to the musculoskeletal system.
Identify and define terms relating to the nervous system.
Identify and define terms relating to the respiratory system.
Identify and define terms relating to the skin and sense organs.
Identify and define terms relating to the male and female reproductive systems.
Identify and define terms relating to the endocrine system and urinary systems.
Identify and define terms relating to the genitourinary system.
Identify and define common terms used in examinations, and
Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.