• Medical Terminology - An Introduction

  • Campus


  • Cost


  • Start Date

    From 30 Jan 2018

  • Campus Availability



Tuesday 30th January until Tuesday 8th May from 6.00pm to 8.00pm

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The Medical Terminology course SCQF level 5 is an introduction into the terms used in the medical field such as GP surgeries, hospitals, pharmacies and other related settings. The course is ideal for anyone wanting to learn the basics of medical terminology including medical secretaries, pharmaceutical store employees, medical and nursing students and anyone who is interested in understanding more about the language of medicine.

What's Involved

Here’s just some of what you’ll be doing:

  • Understanding how medical terms are formed
  • Terminology relating to disease of specific body systems
  • Terminology: medical procedures and surgery
  • Medical abbreviations
  • Terminology relating to drugs

Go Anywhere

When you successfully complete this course, you’ll have the choice of:

  • Moving onto an appropriate care course
  • Seeking to start your career in the health sector