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OFFC 2001 - Anatomy and Terminology 2

Office Skills Training Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

​In this course, you will learn about the basic anatomy and physiology of the human body and the associated medical terminology. Based on the foundation gained from Anatomy and Terminology 1, you will build and define more medical terms and use more medical abbreviations. You will gain knowledge of the blood, lymphatic, musculoskeletal, skin, sensory, and endocrine systems. There will also be an emphasis on pathology, diagnostic testing, and clinical procedures. Successful completion of this course will prepare you for 1048 Medical Transcription Skills.

Prerequisite(s)

OFFC 1001

Credits

3.0

Cost

$422.18 - $424.27 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 66031

Tue Apr 09 - Tue Jun 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 25 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW03 Rm. 4725

Instructor

Ann Brierley

Course Outline

Cost

$422.18

Notes

  1. *Permission required to register for this course IF the prerequisite has not been completed. Contact the Program Assistant aShine@bcit.ca 604-451-7198 *Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. * Textbook is required for first class. * If this section is full, you can SUBSCRIBE to be notified if another section gets scheduled.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

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Fall 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 45362

Tue Sep 10 - Tue Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 312

Instructor

Ann Brierley

Course Outline

Cost

$424.27

Notes

  1. * Permission required to register for this course IF the prerequisite has not been completed. Contact the Program Assistant aShine@bcit.ca 604-451-7198 * Textbook is required for first class. * Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. * If this section is full, you can SUBSCRIBE to be notified if another section gets scheduled.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Define a medical word by breaking it down into its component parts (prefixes, combining forms, and suffixes).
  • Properly pronounce words using the pronunciation guidelines memorized from Terminology 1.
  • Build medical terms by properly utilizing medical prefixes, combining forms, and suffixes.
  • Define terms that apply to the structural organization of the body.
  • Name the organs and associated structures of the blood, lymphatic, musculoskeletal, skin, sensory, and endocrine systems.
  • Describe the pathology related to the blood, lymphatic, musculoskeletal, skin, sensory, and endocrine systems.
  • State the meanings of abbreviations that relate to body systems and diagnostic methods.
  • Describe the use of pharmacology as a specialty in medicine.
  • Differentiate between controlled and regular prescriptions.
  • Describe drug administration routes, action terms used, and how drug administration routes affect the body.
  • Describe the classification systems for naming malignant tumors.
  • Define the medical terms used to describe the appearance, growth, and spread of malignant tumors.
  • Describe the different treatment methods used in oncology.
  • Differentiate between psychology and psychiatry.
  • Compare tests used to evaluate mental health illnesses.
  • Define the medical terms used to describe the issues regarding mental health illnesses.

Effective as of Fall 2018

Related Programs

OFFC 2001 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Medical Office Assistant
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2019

Books for Spring/Summer 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Language Of Medicine (W/Out Access Card)
Author Chabner
Publisher Elsevier
Copyright 2017
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-32337-081-3
Price $132.95
Required

Fall 2019

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2019 offerings of this course.

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