DTCC BIO 100: Medical Terminology
This course introduces terms that comprise the language of medicine. Topics include Greek and Latin prefixes, suffixes, and roots, and abbreviations as well as terms related to disease and surgical, laboratory, imaging, and clinical procedures. Emphasis is placed on defining, pronouncing, and appropriately using the terms in written and oral communication.
Upon “successful” completion of this course, students will earn 3 college credits + 1 high school AP-weighted credit. This DelTech course is offered at William Penn High School, during school hours.
- Level of Support: Most
- University: Delaware Technical Community College
- Type: @ Penn, semester-long, possibly asynchronous online or after-school
- Instructor: Ms. Slama
- Grade Level: 11-12th
- Cost: $125
- Payment: Due before enrolling in the course; Pay to “William Penn High School” via cash, check, or online- see Ms. Cuje
Textbooks for this course will be supplied by William Penn.