Overview – An Overview of Medical Terminology
This online course aims to help the learner understand medical terminology by presenting effective ways to remember them, their meaning and what they relate to.
After completing this course you will be able to:
- Develop effective ways to remember medical terms; and
- Understand how to break medical terms into roots, prefixes and suffixes
This course is the first in a series of terminology courses covering various topics across the medical sector.
- How are medical terms structured?
- Root words
- Combining vowels
On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.
Approximately 1 hour. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like.
This course is aimed at anybody who engages in activities that require a basic understanding of medical terms.
There are no specific entry requirements for this course.