Tamworth Community College

Medical Terminology

This course is designed to assist students to take the first step in preparing for a career in medical administration.

During this interactive and practical course, you will learn:

  • Understanding and responding to medical instructions
  • Spelling and pronouncing medical terminology correctly
  • Interpreting abbreviations for specialised medical terminology
  • Communicating with a range of internal/external clients in a medical office
  • Using appropriate medical terminology in oral and written communication with patients, fellow workers and health professionals

Upon successful completion of assessment task(s) students will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for unit: BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately.