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Medical Terminology

Ayrshire College

Venues

Ayr Campus

Content

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.

Content includes:

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.

Class runs on Tuesday evenings from 6pm - 9pm.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Start Date

February

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

12 weeks

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

5

Cost

£95.00

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