Course Offering Details
Course Information
Course Name:Comprehensive Medical Terminology (HLTH 1060)
Entity:Arcadia High School
Description:This course establishes a solid foundation of prefixes, suffixes, word roots, abbreviations, medical terms, and symbols. It emphasizes understanding the medical vocabulary as it applies to the anatomy, physiology, pathology, diagnostic procedures and therapeutic procedures of the human body.
Subjects:Health Science
Grade Levels:11 - College
Prerequisites:High School Biology is a mandatory prerequisite Physical Science is recommended Anatomy & Physiology is a very highly recommended prerequisite or co-requisite Chemistry is suggested as another science class for Pre-Med students
Comments:Class time may change depending on Arcadia HS schedule. M-Th. 2:40-3:30 (+/- 5 min) Class on Friday is from 1:36-2:17 and flexible as a study hall if schedules don't align.

Distant Learning Coordinator Contact Information
DLC Contacts: BJ Peters bpeters@esu13.org 308-635-3696
Molly Aschoff maschoff@esu8.org 402-887-5041
Jason Everett Jeverett@esu10.org 308-237-5927
Scott Jones scott.jones@esusixteen.org 308-546-7153
Andrew Easton aeaston@esucc.org 888-888-8888

Section Information
NVIS ID:7346
Instructor:Wadas, Marie
Credit Type:Dual
Delivery Mode:Synchronous
Class meets:Full Year 2021-2022 from 8/16/2021 to 5/6/2022 at 2:40 PM-3:40 PM(Central) - MTWRF
Block Schedule:No
Availability:Open for registration
Computer required:Yes
Proctor required:Yes
LMS required:Yes
LMS instructions:The language of the health profession is presented in this dual-credit course for upper level high school students. Hundreds of vocabulary terms and meanings are presented. Basic knowledge of word parts and mastery of the skill of breaking complex terms down into word parts is emphasized. Students earn three-hours of HLTH1060 college credit through Central Community College. Using the workbook, Medical Terminology for Health Professions 8th Edition 2017. CODEC/Zoom will provide visual contact using Power Points, slide shows, discussions, games, videos and a variety of learning options: Kahoot.it & Quizlet. CANVAS will be used for the delivery of assignments-test taking. It is ultimately up to each student to make and study flashcards, complete the workbook, listen to Audio CD's-downloads and use all available resources to learn the information. Grades are on CANVAS & PowerSchool as needed for eligibility/report cards.
Comments:This class will be held during APS 8th period from~2:40-3:40 PM. Times are flexible so students need to be self-driven to complete assignments. Friday, APS runs shorter from 1:36 PM dismissing at 2:17 PM so usually a work day for students & I dial in for attendance. Codec Life Size/ZOOM, CANVAS, texting, google docs and email all assist with communications.
Cost:CCC Tuition Rates
Enrolled: Arcadia High School (4 students)
Clarkson Jr-Sr High School (11 students)