School of Health

Medical Terminology

The foundation for a career in healthcare. Become proficient in the medical language and terminology used by health care professionals everywhere.

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Boost your skillset and become a valuable asset in any industry.

In this self-guided online course, students are instructed using a word-building approach, learning to accurately generate and interpret medical abbreviations, prefixes, suffixes, combining forms, plural forms, special endings, root words and symbology.

Course Highlights

  • Learn to generate and interpret written language utilizing standard medical terminology
  • Be able to use and understand medical terminology in verbal discussions
  • Be able to interpret and use abbreviations and symbols encountered in descriptions of medical treatments and procedures
  • Analyze and understand medical documentation

Course Details

Quick Facts

Format:

Online Micro-Course

Length:

120 hours completed at your own pace

Course Price:

$699 CAD

Who is Eligible?

This course is open to anyone. If you’re excited and eager to learn, you’re in.

Online Learning

Study Anywhere
You choose where you learn. Robertson Online offers flexible courses that give you the freedom to study where, when and how it works best for you. You’ll stay up-to-date with weekly assignments and quizzes on Brightspace, so you won’t fall behind.

Instructor Support
Learn from industry professionals who bring real-life experience and insight into the classroom. You’ll have virtual support from your instructors through Brightspace, where you can book video appointments and use the instant messenger to ask questions.

The Power of Brightspace
All Robertson Online courses are hosted on Brightspace, our online-learning hub. You can study anytime, anywhere and access your course materials, submit assignments and connect with your instructors and peers, all through the online tool.

Terms and Conditions

Refund Policy

The refund policy applies to domestic and international students registered in a course at Robertson College.

  1. Before the beginning of the course, all fees will be refunded.
  2. Within 3 days or 25% of course completion (whichever is greater), a refund of the course fees less a $50.00 administrative fee will be issued.
  3. Upon 25% of course completion, no refund will be issued.

 

 Recognition for Credit

Some courses may be eligible for credit toward diploma programs at Robertson. Contact an Academic Advisor for more information. Transfer of credits is not available to international students. 

Course Price
$699 CAD
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