Oct 19, 2021
MEDAS 111 - Human Body Functions and Medical Terminology II
Completion of MEDAS 110 with a grade of “B” or better.
Continuation of MEDAS 110 with medical word building, roots, prefixes, suffixes, and human physiology. Terms are related to body systems:immune, lymphatic, cardiovascular, dermatology, respiratory, urinary, reproductive, musculoskeletal, sense organs, endocrinal as well as psychiatric. Terms used in written and verbal communication by Medical Assistants and other healthcare providers are highlighted. Course work includes pronunciation, spelling, and abbreviations.
5 theory hours.
Vocational Program Course
Vocational program course.
AA General Elective
May be used as a general elective in the AA degree.
- Describe structural organization of the human body
- Identify body systems
- Body planes
- Directional terms
- Body cavites
- List major organs in each body system
- Identify the anatomical location of major organs in each body system
Acceptance into the Medical Assistant program required.
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