An introductory course for students with a limited high school background in biology. Includes an introduction to molecular and cellular biology, genetics, and a survey of living organisms. A laboratory component, included, satisfies distribution. Prereqs: None
This course is designed to develop a knowledge
base of the language of medicine. Emphasis is placed on the spelling,
pronunciation, and analysis of word elements and terms relating to anatomy,
physiology, diagnosis, pathology, procedures, abbreviations, and symptomatic
terms that assist the student in a communicative application to each system and
medical specialty. Also included in this course of study are the technical
methods of communication used by healthcare professionals.