Medical Transcriptionist/Editor Curriculum

Diploma

This curriculum is accurate for 2013-2014 fall starts.

SEM TERM COURSE NO. COURSE TITLE CREDITS CLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
1 Fall ADMN1513 Keyboarding/Word Processing Skills 3 6
1 Fall BIOL1415 Survey of Anatomy & Physiology 3 5
1 Fall ITEC1440 Beginning Personal Computer I 2 2
1 Fall MEDS1605 Electronic Health Records 3 3
1 Fall MEDS1620 Medical Terminology 3 4
      Semester Total 14 20
2 Spr ADMN1519 Word Processing Applications 3 6
2 Spr MEDS1603 Document Fundamentals 3 4
2 Spr MEDS1610 Pharmacology & Lab 2 2
2 Spr MEDS1623 Medical Reception 2 3
2 Spr MEDS1628 Applied Medical Terminology 4 5
      Semester Total 14 20
3 Fall COMM1439 Job Seeking/Keeping Skills 1 1
3 Fall MEDS1608 Basic Pathology 3 4
3 Fall MEDS1625 Medical Transcription I 3 5
3 Fall MEDS2609 Health Care Systems and Practices 2 3
      Semester Total 9 13
4 Spr ENGL1460 Technical Writing 3 3
4 Spr MEDS1640 Medical Transcription II 3 5
4 Spr MEDS2610 Advanced Medical Transcription 3 5
      Semester Total 9 13
      Program Total 46 66

Note: AAS degrees must have Gen. Ed. courses from three goal areas and AS degrees from six goal areas of the MN Transfer Curriculum.

Visit with advisor or refer to Degree Audit Report for elective options.

This course sequence is an example.