MGMT201 – Medical Terminology

Course lecturer :

Dr. Maha Naga

Course assistant :

LA Fatma Abou El Nazar

Course objectives :

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
• Recognize word roots, prefixes, and suffixes used in medical language today.
• Learn the basic rules and elements of a medical term.
• Learn how to combine words to create meaningful medical conditions as well as comprehend their definition and know the correct spelling.
• Identify and decipher medical abbreviations
• Spell and pronounce basic medical terminology

Course description :

This course is designed to give the students needed skills to identify and use different medical terms

Course assessment :

Interactive learning and assignment ——10
Mid-Term ————————————— 15
Final exam (Written) ————————- 75
Total ——————————————– 100

Recommended text books :

Betty Davis Jones. Comprehensive Medical Terminology. 5th edition. 2015

Recommended refrences :

Karen Comerford, Liz Schaeffer. Medical terminology made incredibly easy. 3rd ed. 2009.