Course DescriptionTake a tour of the world of medicine! This course provides an overview of each organ system of the human body and provides insights into the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of common disorders. Master basic medical terminology, learn the essentials of taking a history and physical, understand principles of medical decision making, and gain an insider's view into the practice of various medical specialties (cardiology, endocrinology, ob/gyn, gastroenterology, and more). Perfect for pre-med/dental/nursing/pharmacy students or anyone curious about the field.
Course OutlineThis course teaches the essentials of clinical medicine including patient care, human organ systems, common disorders, and medical terminology. Great for pre-medical or pre-health students exploring clinical medicine.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Study Abroad at UCLA Program : Required