Medical Transcription I
Syllabus

Course Information

Organization

Tri-County Technical College--Business and Public Services Division--Business Technology

Course Number

AOT 122

Credits

3

Contact Hours

3


Description
This course provides experience in transcribing medical documents from dictation.

Prerequisites

AOT 105--Keyboarding

 

Textbooks

Patricia A. Ireland and Mary Ann Novak. Hillcrest Medical Center--Beginning Medical Transcription Course. Thomson. Edition: Sixth. ISBN: 1-4018-4108-2. 

 

Learner Supplies

General course supplies. 

 

Course Level Student Learning Outcomes

1.

Operate transcribing equipment.

2.

Transcribe medical dictation.

3.

Use medical terminology.

4.

Use basic medical reports.


Grading Information
Grading Rationale

The student will be graded throughout the semester by assignments and tests.

Assignments: 60 percent
Production Tests: 40 percent

Grading Scale

A

90-100

B

80-89

C

70-79

D

60-69

F

0-59

 

Prepared by:  Administrative Office Technology Faculty      Date written or revised: June 2009