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OT 115
Medical Transcription I


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Fundamental course in transcribing medical documents from sound files using word processing software and foot pedal. Instruction on developing listening skills by applying correct grammar, punctuation, and format to medical documents. Designed specifically for medical majors. Prerequisite: OT 125 and OT 280.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate ability to apply correct punctuation, grammar, and word usage to medical documents.
  • Demonstrate ability to apply correct formats to medical documents.
  • Demonstrate ability to apply listening and analytical skills to accurately transcribe dictation.

  • Course Topics
  • Medical Terminology
  • Machine Transcriptions Techniques
  • Effective Listening Skills
  • Formatting
  • Spelling
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar and Spell Checker
  • Proofreading
  • Punctuation, Grammar, Word Usage
  • Technology

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    OT 115
    Winter 2014
    5744
    Emmalee Brice
    OT 115
    Summer 2013
    1781
    Nancy Reller
    OT 115
    Winter 2013
    1781
    Nancy Reller
    OT 115
    Winter 2013
    6037
    Nancy Reller
    OT 115
    Summer 2012
    1715
    Nancy Reller


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
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    X
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.