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OFFC 1001 - Anatomy and Terminology 1

Office Skills Training Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

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%.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$441.32 - $451.03 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2021 term.

CRN 26073

Thu Apr 08 - Thu Jun 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 24 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Baljit Lashar

Course Outline

Cost

$441.32

Notes

  1. *Textbook is absolutely REQUIRED for the first class. Find it at the Burnaby campus bookstore and on their website: www.bcitbookstore.ca/bcit *Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. *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. It is important to have a stable and consistent internet connection to access the Learning Hub. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. *To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 6-8 hours per week on your studies, starting the first week. *If this section is full, you can add your contact information to the School of Business Waitlist: https://sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress and Full

Fall 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 31776

Thu Sep 16 - Thu Dec 02 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 16 - Dec 02 Thu 18:30 - 21:45 Online

Instructor

Baljit Lashar

Course Outline

Cost

$451.03

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. *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. *Computer, Microphone, and Webcam required. * Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. * No class November 11th. * Textbook is required for first class. Find it at the Burnaby campus bookstore and on their website: www.bcitbookstore.ca/bcit *Please note the end date has been changed to Dec 2nd, and end time to 2145 * If this section is full, you can add your contact information to the School of Business Waitlist: https://sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca

This course offering is full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Full

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

OFFC 1001 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Medical Office Assistant
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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