HEA100 Medical Terminology (3-0-3)
This course provides students with the core knowledge and
terminology used in the medical and healthcare-related
professions to describe the organ systems of the human body
and to understand diagnoses, therapies, drug classification
and the basics of pharmacology. The course also covers the
application of medical terminology in the context of a
medical record management environment.
HEA101 Healthcare Ethics & Law (3-0-3)
This course introduces students to standards of ethical
practice in healthcare. The legal requirements and
regulations and their application and use in decision
making in healthcare are covered. There is an emphasis on
government regulations regarding the handling of patient
information and patient treatment, as well as examination of
professional ethical dilemmas.