Professional Development Programs

Medical Terminology Course Level 3

Course Description:
Medical Terminology is an in-house course designed for non-medical/paramedical employees of KFSH&RC in order to define and build vocabulary of common medical terms utilized in the hospital surroundings.

Medical terminology consists of up to eight (8) courses that increase in difficulty as a student progresses and becomes more Knowledgeable of the subject. The courses are specialized in a wide array of subjects such as Cancer and Cardiovascular terminology. The first three (3) courses introduce basic terminology, while the remainder present more in depth terminology for different body systems.

1-Identify word roots/ combining forms related to the body
2-Describe several medical specialties & name their associated specialists
3-Accurately spell medical terms
4-Correctly pronounce medical terms
5-Identify abbreviations of medical terms