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    An engaging combination of learning, practice and assessment into a single learning resource. Innovative, online course experiences that improve and measure student engagement and comprehension.

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Why Learn Medical Terminology?

Employment in healthcare occupations is projected to grow 15 percent from 2021 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations, adding about 2.4 million new jobs. As interest in obtaining a career in healthcare also increases, the demand for proficient and competent medical professionals has sky rocketed. The use of proper medical terminology, both written and oral, is the foundation of effectively working with the healthcare team to deliver quality patient care.

If you are currently working in healthcare or plan to in the future, a medical terminology training course will strengthen your ability to seemingly communicate with medical specialists in your healthcare team, use proper language when diagnosing patients, and effectively analyze and interpret medical reports related to specific body systems.

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Course
What's Included
 Medical Terminology Certificate Course
✓ All-inclusive coursework delivered virtually

✓ Practice activities throughout

✓ Unlimited 12-month access to course content & study material, notes, lectures, videos

✓ Enrichments such as case studies
and presentations

✓ Embedded audio pronunciation

✓ Assistance with career services

✓ Advanced Training Certificate in Medical Terminology 




Curriculum Overview

This Medical Terminology course includes 16 modules of right-sized content interwoven with interactivity and instant performance feedback.

A sampling of the modules include:

  • Concepts, Suffixes, and Prefixes
  • Body Structure
  • Disease and Treatment
  • 13 Body Systems

Curriculum Components Checklist

Students stay engaged with varied interactive practice activities that are interwoven alongside module content throughout the tool.

  • Course instruction provided by PhD professor

  • Animation videos

  • Practice activities throughout

  • Embedded audio pronunciation

  • End-of-module quizzes

  • Simplified access within a single resource

Course Syllabus

  • 2

    Module 1- Concepts, Suffixes, and Prefixes of Medical Terminology

    • Lesson Plan: Concepts, Suffixes, and Prefixes of Medical Terminology

    • PowerPoint 1 – Concepts, Suffixes, and Prefixes of Medical Terminology

    • Web Resources: Medical Terminology Introduction

      FREE PREVIEW
    • Web Resources: Overview of Common Medical Terminology Prefixes

    • Case Study

    • Worksheets

    • Quiz 1: Concepts, Suffixes, and Prefixes of Medical Terminology

  • 3

    Module 2- Body Structure

    • Lesson Plan: Body Structure

    • PowerPoint 2 – Body Structure

    • Case Study 2 : Body Structure

    • Worksheets 2: Body Structure

    • Web Resources 2 : Body Structure

    • Quiz 2: Body Structure

  • 4

    Module 3- Disease and Treatment

    • Lesson Plan 3: Disease and Treatment

    • PowerPoint 3 – Disease and Treatment

    • Case Study 3 : Disease and Treatment

    • Worksheets 3: Disease and Treatment

    • Quiz 3: Disease and Treatment

  • 5

    Module 4- Body Systems: Integumentary

    • lesson plan 4- Body System : Integumentary

    • PowerPoint 4– Integumentary System

    • Case Study 4- Integumentary System

    • Worksheets 4- Integumentary System

    • Quiz 4: Integumentary System

  • 6

    Module 5- Body Systems: Skeletal

    • lesson plan 5- Body Systems: Skeletal

    • PowerPoint 5– Body Structure: Skeletal

    • Case Study 5- Body Systems: Skeletal

    • Worksheets 5- Body System: Skeletal

    • Quiz 5: Body System: Skeletal

  • 7

    Module 6 - Body Systems: Muscular

    • Lesson Plan 6- Body Systems: Muscular

    • PowerPoint 6 - Body Systems: Muscular

    • Case Study 6- Body Systems: Muscular

    • Worksheets 6- Body System: Muscular

    • Quiz 6: Body System: Muscular

  • 8

    Module 7- Body Systems: Nervous System and Mental Health

    • Lesson Plan 7- Nervous System and Mental Health

    • PowerPoint 7- Nervous System and Mental Health

    • Case Study 7- Nervous System and Mental Health

    • Worksheets 7- Nervous System and Mental Health

    • Quiz 7: Nervous System and Mental Health

  • 9

    Module 8- Special Senses: Ears and Eyes

    • Lesson Plan 8- Special Senses: Ears and Eyes

    • PowerPoint 8- Special Senses: Ears and Eyes

    • Case Study 8- Special Senses: Ears and Eyes

    • Quiz 8- Special Senses: Ears and Eyes

  • 10

    Module 9 - Body Systems: Endocrine

    • Lesson plan 9- Body Systems: Endocrine

    • PowerPoint 9- Body Systems: Endocrine

    • Case Study 9 : Body Systems: Endocrine

    • Worksheets 9: Body Systems: Endocrine

    • Quiz 9: Body Systems: Endocrine

  • 11

    Module 10 - Body Systems: Cardiovascular and Lymphatic

    • Lesson Plan 10- Body Systems: Cardiovascular and Lymphatic

    • PowerPoint 10- Cardiovascular and Lymphatic

    • Case Study 10- Body Systems: Cardiovascular and Lymphatic

    • Worksheets 10- Body Systems: Cardiovascular and Lymphatic

    • Quiz 10- Cardiovascular and Lymphatic

  • 12

    Module 11 - Body Systems: Blood and Immunity

    • Lesson Plan 11- Body Systems: Blood and Immunity

    • PowerPoint 11- Blood and Immunity

    • Case Study 11- Blood and Immunity

    • Worksheets 11- Blood and Immunity

    • Quiz 11- Blood and Immunity

  • 13

    Module 12 - Body Systems: Respiratory

    • Lesson Plan 12- Body Systems: Respiratory

    • PowerPoint 12- Body Systems: Respiratory

    • Case Study 12- Body Systems: Respiratory

    • Worksheets 12- Body Systems: Respiratory

    • Quiz 12- Body System: Respiratory

  • 14

    Module 13- Body Systems: Digestive

    • Lesson Plan 13- Body Systems: Digestive

    • PowerPoint 13 - Body Systems: Digestive

    • Case Study 13- Digestive System

    • Worksheets 13- Digestive System

    • Quiz 13- Body System: Digestive

  • 15

    Module 14- Body Systems: Urinary

    • Lesson Plan 14- Body Systems: Urinary

    • PowerPoint 14- Urinary System

    • Case Study 14- Urinary System

    • Worksheets 14- Urinary System

    • Quiz 14- Urinary System

  • 16

    Module 15 - Body Systems: Male Reproductive

    • Lesson Plan 15- Male Reproductive

    • PowerPoint 15- Male Reproductive

    • Case Study 15- Male Reproductive

    • Worksheets 15- Male Reproductive

    • Quiz 15- Male Reproductive System

  • 17

    Module 16 - Body Systems: Female Reproductive—Pregnancy and Birth

    • Lesson Plan 16- Female Reproductive—Pregnancy and Birth

    • Case Study 16- Female Reproductive—Pregnancy and Birth

    • Worksheets 16-Female Reproductive—Pregnancy and Birth

    • Quiz 16- Female Reproductive—Pregnancy and Birth