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Anatomy and Terminology 1 OFFC 1001

Office Skills Training Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course combines anatomy and physiology with medical terminology. You will learn about the digestive, urinary, reproductive, nervous, cardiovascular, and respiratory systems. For each system, we will discuss the organs, the functions of each component, common disease processes and symptoms, and anatomical terminology. You will learn common prefixes, suffixes, and terminology related to disease processes of specific body systems. Anatomy and Terminology 1 will cover approximately 50% of the body systems and Anatomy and Terminology 2 will cover the other 50%.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$422.55

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of OFFC 1001 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 31776

Duration

Thu Sep 15 - Thu Dec 08 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 31776
  • $422.55
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 15 - Dec 08 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

Baljit Lashar

Course outline

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Cost

$422.55

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. *Online delivery, this is not a self-paced course. You will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. *Textbook is required for first class. Find it at the Distance & Online campus bookstore and on their website: www.bcitbookstore.ca/distance/. *Computer, Microphone, and Webcam required. * Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. * No class on November 10th.
Status

In Progress

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Analyze and divide medical words into component parts.
  • Build medical words using common suffixes, prefixes, and combining forms.
  • Name the organs of the digestive system.
  • Describe the functions of all the components of the digestive system.
  • Describe the common disease processes and symptoms that affect the digestive system.
  • Name the organs of the urinary system.
  • Describe the common disease processes and symptoms that affect the urinary system.
  • Use terminology related to the organs and diseases of the urinary system.
  • Name the organs of the male and female reproductive systems.
  • Describe the common disease processes and symptoms that affect the male and female reproductive systems.
  • Use terminology related to the organs and the diseases of the male and female reproductive systems.
  • Name the organs of the nervous system.
  • Describe the function of all the component parts of the nervous system.
  • Describe the common disease processes and symptoms that affect the nervous system.
  • Use terminology related to the organs and diseases of the nervous system.
  • Name the organs of the cardiovascular system.
  • Describe the function of all the components of the cardiovascular system.
  • Describe the common disease processes and symptoms that affect the cardiovascular system.
  • Name the organs of the respiratory system.
  • Describe the functions of all the components of the respiratory system.
  • Describe the common disease processes and symptoms that affect the respiratory system.
  • Use terminology related to the organs and the diseases the respiratory system.

Effective as of Fall 2018

Related Programs

Anatomy and Terminology 1 (OFFC 1001) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Healthcare Unit Clerk
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  2. Medical Office Assistant
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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