Get Ready to Start Your Medical Terminology Online Course
Medicine has a very distinct and highly specialized language. It is necessary for any student wishing to pursue a successful career in the medical field needs to acquire a comprehension of this system of communication, including Allied Healthcare professionals. Students of the Medical Terminology online course will receive thorough instruction in developing fluency with medical terms. Medical vocabulary will be taught with specific emphasis on root (or stem words), prefixes, suffixes and abbreviations. By the end of this medical terminology online course students will be expected to have a basic comprehension of medical terms and be able to communicate accurately to their peers in the field.
Note: For successful completion of this course, it is recommended that students are familiar with Biology I or its equivalent.
Our Medical Terminology course is a great addition to degree programs that are already underway. Students may also take this course to complete a different degree program not affiliated with Doane University. Doane's Open Learning Courses are not a part of any degree program at Doane University. If you are interested in starting a degree program at Doane, please visit our website at www.doane.edu.
How This Course Works
Courses are completely online: lectures, discussion boards, and even group projects.
You'll be able to view course materials at the start of term.
Once courses begin, assignments are due each week.
Need help or have questions? In addition to instructor access, every student receives support from an advisor.