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Medical Transcription I

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
OST 201 Medical Transcription I 3 2 0 4
Prerequisites: OST 136
Corequisites: MED 122 or OST 142 and OST 164
Effective Term: Fall 2008

This course introduces dictating equipment and typical medical dictation. Emphasis is placed on efficient use of equipment, dictionaries, PDRs, and other reference materials. Upon completion, students should be able to efficiently operate dictating equipment and to accurately transcribe a variety of medical documents in a specified time. This course is intended for diploma programs.


  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

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