Southwest Tech Courses for High School Students
Southwest Tech course offerings for students in Iron County School District.
Medical Terminology presents a study of the basic medical terms and how they are used in the health care profession. Throughout the course, you will combine prefixes, suffixes, word roots, special endings, plural forms, and symbols to examine how these terms are joined together to create specific meanings. You will practice spelling, definition, and usage of these new concepts along with the acceptable abbreviations used in the industry. At the end of this course, you will be able to appropriately and safely employ the language of the medical occupation in your professional communications.
This course provides 60 hours towards the Medical Clinical Assistant Certificate Program.
To register for this course, please indicate on your high school course request form or talk with your high school counselor.
*This cost is covered by Iron County Intergenerational Poverty Initiative
*The Annual Enrollment Fee is a one-time annual fee per student (not per course). Courses, details, and fees are subject to change.