HES115 Medical Terminology

This course will focus on the study of basic prefixes, suffixes, roots, abbreviations, and symptomatic, disease and operative terminology. Terms will be selected using an anatomic systems approach. Terms of positions, direction and planes of the human body will be discussed.

Credit Hours


Lecture Hours



Reading proficiency and Writing proficiency or RWR090 Reading Writing and Reasoning Minimum Grade of: C or ESL110 ESL Transitional Writing Minimum Grade of: C or ENG101 English Composition I or higher Minimum Grade of: C


  • Free Elective