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.


Objectives:
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

Instructor

KEHKESHAN FARID

CURRICULUM DEVELOPER