Medical Terminology Short Course

Course Content

This short course gives learners a good introduction to medical terminology and how the words are broken down into component parts. As well as studying all the major body systems you will also cover drug groups, surgical instruments, general and medical abbreviations which are commonly used through the NHS.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements but all applicants will be invited for a telephone interview.

Method of Assessment

Continuous assessment.

Future Prospects

This qualification is good for anyone wishing to pursue a career in a GP practice or hospital environment.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Work-based/Flexible Learning

  • Campus

    Off Site

  • Start Date

    01 Aug 2022

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration


  • Subject Area

    Business & Administration

  • Course Fee


  • All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.
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