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Active as of Fall Semester 2014

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Disease Conditions

2. Course Prefix & Number:
MEDA 1141

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 2

Lecture Hours: 2

4. Course Description:

The study of human diseases is important to understanding a variety of topics in the healthcare field. Diseases can range from mild to severe and may be acute or chronic. Some diseases affect one part of the body, a specific body system, or several body systems at the same time. There are many factors that predispose the body to a disease process. Some factors can be controlled, but some are related to heredity. Diseases are diagnosed by health care providers using various techniques and tests.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): No placement tests required Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

MEDA 1141 - Disease Conditions

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

MEDA 1141 - Disease Conditions

There are no corequisites for this course.