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 MEDICAL CODING - MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY    Eligible for Financial Aid     FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 214 860-5935                      

Course and Section Number

Day

Date

Time

Hours

Room

Fee

Instructor

HPRS 1006 51111
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

T R

09/30-11/20

6:00p-9:00p

48

P 226

$279

TBA

A study of medical terminology, word origin, structure, and application.

Successful students will be able to: define, pronounce, and spell medical terms with the use of medical references as resource tools; utilize terms in context; analyze medical terms; examine word origin and structure through the introduction of prefixes, suffixes, root words, plurals, abbreviations and symbols.

Medical Terminology is a prerequisite for all other courses in the Medical Coding sequence.  It is foundational for studies in other allied health areas as well.

SCIT 1007 51121
ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY

M W

09/08-10/29

6:00p–9:00p

48

P 226

$279

TBA

An applied systematic study of the structure and function of the human body designed for students considering a career in the health field. Includes anatomical terminology, cells, tissues, and the following systems: integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine. Emphasis on homeostasis

Successful students will be able to: identify the structure and explain the function of cells and tissue; identify the components and explain the physiological mechanisms of the following body systems: integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine; and apply anatomical terminology to describe the processes these systems use to maintain homeostasis of the human body.

Prerequisite: Medical Terminology

HITT 2046 51161
MEDICAL CODING I

S

09/06-11/22

8:30 am-12:30 pm

48

P 227

$279

Jackson

Fundamentals of coding rules, conventions, and guidelines using clinical classification systems.  ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM will be included.

Successful students will be able to:  Apply nomenclatures and classification systems and assign codes.

Prerequisites: Medical Terminology, Pathophysiology.  Strongly recommended: Anatomy and Physiology, Pharmacology, and Medical Law and Ethics.

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