This course will introduce pre-clinical students in the various allied health sciences to both basic medical and clinical terminology. Vocabulary relevant to basic human anatomy and physiology, medicine and health, disease and clinical analyses will be emphasized. Jargon applicable to clinical specialties such as nursing, surgical technology, radiologic technology, physical therapy, medical technology and emergency health science will be emphasized. Instruction will utilize a team approach; some instruction methods will involve the use of specific computer programs. This course may be delivered in a blended format.