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Background Knowledge Expected
Lots of Writing
This class was tough.
Very thorough class! This knowledge is needed in many fields. It will help nurses, nursing assistants, pharmacy tech, science teacher, social workers, medic, counselor, etc. By learning how to use medical terms in your field it will enable you to have a comprehensible conversation that will assist in treatment of the person.
I learned prefixes, suffixes, combining words abbreviations, standard abbreviations for medical terms, the relationship between medical terms and common words, and the ability to determine the meaning of an unfamiliar word / phrase by analyzing components of the word.
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Advice for students:
Study. Know the difference between, suffix, affix, and prefix. Learn the abbreviations. Very valuable information. Practice until it becomes ingrained in your memory.